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 Tripohist | Triprolidine Hydrochloride Liquid while breastfeeding. We will also discuss about common side effects and warnings associated with Tripohist | Triprolidine Hydrochloride Liquid.
What is Tripohist | Triprolidine Hydrochloride Liquid used for?
Triprolidine provides symptomatic relief of perennial and seasonal allergic rhinitis, vasomotor rhinitis, allergic conjunctivitis due to inhalant allergens and foods, and mild uncomplicated allergic skin manifestations of urticaria and angioedema.
I am currently breastfeeding and I want to know if using Tripohist | Triprolidine Hydrochloride Liquid is safe for my kid? Does it have any effect on milk production?
Active ingredient in Tripohist | Triprolidine Hydrochloride Liquid is Triprolidine hydrochloride and based on our analysis of Triprolidine hydrochloride it appears that using Tripohist | Triprolidine Hydrochloride Liquid is safe in breastfeeding. Below is analysis of Triprolidine hydrochloride while breastfeeding.
Statement of Manufacturer/Labeler about breastfeeding usage
Nursing Mothers Due to the possible passage of the ingredients into breast milk, this product should not be given to nursing mothers.
Tripohist | Triprolidine Hydrochloride Liquid Breastfeeding Analsys
Triprolidine hydrochloride while Breastfeeding Safe
CAS Number: 550-70-9
1st-generation-antihistamine and alkylamine-type drug with a moderate sedative effect. It is excreted into breastmilk in a clinically non-significant amount with plasma levels that were undetectable or very low in infants whose mothers had received this medication (Findlay 1984). First-generation antihistamines may decrease prolactin levels and interfere with milk production during the first few weeks after birth (Pontiroli 1981, Messinis 1985).Monitor drowsiness and inadequate feeding on the infant.It is not recommended bed-sharing if you are taking this medicine (UNICEF 2006, ABM 2008, Landa 2012, UNICEF 2013). The American Academy of Pediatrics considers this medication as usually compatible with breastfeeding.
Tripohist | Triprolidine Hydrochloride Liquid Breastfeeding Analsys - 2
Triprolidine hydrochloride while Breastfeeding
CAS Number: 486-12-4
Small, occasional doses of triprolidine would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in breastfed infants. Larger doses or more prolonged use may cause effects in the infant or decrease the milk supply, particularly in combination with a sympathomimetic such as pseudoephedrine or before lactation is well established. The nonsedating antihistamines are preferred alternatives.
What should I do if already breastfed my kid after using Tripohist | Triprolidine Hydrochloride Liquid?
As usage of Tripohist | Triprolidine Hydrochloride Liquid is mostly safe while breastfeeding hence there should not be any concern. In case of any change in behavior or health of your baby you should inform your health care provider about usage of Tripohist | Triprolidine Hydrochloride Liquid else no further action is required.
My health care provider has asked me to use Tripohist | Triprolidine Hydrochloride Liquid, what to do?
Usage of Tripohist | Triprolidine Hydrochloride Liquid is safe for nursing mothers and baby, No worries.
If I am using Tripohist | Triprolidine Hydrochloride Liquid, will my baby need extra monitoring?
Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Tripohist | Triprolidine Hydrochloride Liquid 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