Most health expert recommend six month of exclusive breastfeeding but statics suggest that numbers are not good, almost 95% mothers start breastfeeding but this number drops to 40% in first three month and further it drops to 15% till fifth month. Sometime its due to need of medication usage. Because of these statics its important to provide good information on safety of drugs in breastfeeding so that it can be improved when possible. In this FAQ sheet we will discuss about exposure to Anti-bacterial Hand Macau | Alcohol Gel while breastfeeding. We will also discuss about common side effects and warnings associated with Anti-bacterial Hand Macau | Alcohol Gel.
What is Anti-bacterial Hand Macau | Alcohol Gel used for?
Decreases bacteria on hands.
What are the risk associated with Anti-bacterial Hand Macau | Alcohol Gel usage while breastfeeding? What precautions shall I take while using it in breastfeeding?
Active ingredient in Anti-bacterial Hand Macau | Alcohol Gel is Alcohol and based on our analysis of Alcohol it appears that using Anti-bacterial Hand Macau | Alcohol Gel is safe in breastfeeding. Below is analysis of Alcohol while breastfeeding.
Alcohol and Breastfeeding Safe
Pregnant and breast-feeding healthcare workers appear to be well within safe exposure limits and can use alcohol-based hand rubs and similar products without risk to fetus or baby. The internal doses of ethanol associated with frequent use of hand sanitizers and scrubs are hundreds of times lower than the concentration that might be related to developmental effects.Note:
Study and data for tropical use onlyWarning: Tropical usage in breast area shall be avoided to prevent it passing orally in Infants.
What should I do if already breastfed my kid after using Anti-bacterial Hand Macau | Alcohol Gel?
It is always a good idea to keep your healthcare provider or doctor informed about your drug usage during pregnancy and breastfeeding but if you have not informed your doctor about Anti-bacterial Hand Macau | Alcohol Gel and have used it then do not panic as Anti-bacterial Hand Macau | Alcohol Gel is mostly safe in breastfeeding and should not cause any harm to your baby.
I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Anti-bacterial Hand Macau | Alcohol Gel, is it safe?
Usage of Anti-bacterial Hand Macau | Alcohol Gel is safe for nursing mothers and baby, No worries.
If I am using Anti-bacterial Hand Macau | Alcohol Gel, will my baby need extra monitoring?
Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Anti-bacterial Hand Macau | Alcohol Gel in breastfeeding?
National Womens Health and Breastfeeding Helpline: 800-994-9662 (TDD 888-220-5446) 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday
National Breastfeeding Helpline: 0300-100-0212 9.30am to 9.30pm, daily
Association of Breastfeeding Mothers: 0300-330-5453
La Leche League: 0345-120-2918
The Breastfeeding Network supporter line in Bengali and Sylheti: 0300-456-2421
National Childbirth Trust (NCT): 0300-330-0700
National Breastfeeding Helpline: 1800-686-268 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Telehealth Ontario for breastfeeding: 1-866-797-0000 24 hours a day, 7 days a week