Nabumetone Tablet Breastfeeding
There are high number of clear evidence that breastfeeding provides best nutrition that you can give to your baby. It is also evident that lactation is good for mothers health as well. Evolution has designed breastfeeding in a way that it caters all nutritional need of your child. However modern medicine is quite new for evolution, that is why mothers body is not well prepared to filter unnecessary chemical found in medicines. It becomes a necessity to figure out which drug is safe and which drug is dangerous for your newborn while nursing. In this article we will understand function of Nabumetone Tablet and its suitability with breastfeeding.

What is Nabumetone Tablet used for?

Carefully consider the potential benefits and risks of nabumetone tablets and other treatment options before deciding to use nabumetone tablets. Use the lowest effective dose for the shortest duration consistent with individual patient treatment goals (see WARNINGS). Nabumetone tablets are indicated for relief of signs and symptoms of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.

Is Nabumetone Tablet usage safe while breastfeeding? If a lactating mother is using it can there be any effect on growth or development of infant?

Nabumetone Tablet low risk for breastfeeding
Nabumetone is the one and only active ingredient present in Nabumetone Tablet. Nabumetone in itself is a low risk drug for lactation so it is easy to understand that Nabumetone Tablet also comes in category of Low Risk item while breastfeeding. Below is the summary of Nabumetone in breastfeeding.

Statement of Manufacturer/Labeler about breastfeeding usage
Nursing Mothers It is not known whether this drug is excreted in human milk, however 6MNA is excreted in the milk of lactating rats. Because many drugs are excreted in human milk and because of the potential for serious adverse reactions in nursing infants from nabumetone, a decision should be made whether to discontinue nursing or to discontinue the drug, taking into account the importance of the drug to the mother.

Nabumetone Tablet Breastfeeding Analsys

Nabumetone while Breastfeeding

Low Risk

CAS Number: 42924-53-8

Latest update failed to find relevant data on breastfeeding. Both a high molecular weight and high plasma protein-binding makes excretion into breast milk unlikely. The infant is further protected because of a low oral bioavailability. Until more information on this drug concerning breastfeeding is available, a safer alternative should be preferred.

Nabumetone Tablet Breastfeeding Analsys - 2

Nabumetone while Breastfeeding

CAS Number: 42924-53-8

Because no information is available on the use of nabumetone during breastfeeding, other agents may be preferred, especially while nursing a newborn or preterm infant.

What should I do if I am breastfeeding mother and I am already exposed to Nabumetone Tablet?

During whole lactation period you shall first discuss with your doctor and then together you shall decide whether you shall take that drug or not however if you have already taken Nabumetone Tablet then you shall inform your doctor, But you should not be worried too much as Nabumetone Tablet comes in category of low risk drug.

I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Nabumetone Tablet, is it safe?

Nabumetone Tablet comes in category of low risk and if your doctor is aware that you are breastfeeding it should be ok to use without much concerns.

If I am using Nabumetone Tablet, will my baby need extra monitoring?

Not much

Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Nabumetone Tablet 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