Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel Breastfeeding
For most of the drugs advantages of taking medications overweighs the potential risks however some drugs could be really dangerous for breastfed baby hence every medication shall be considered separately. In this page we will discuss about purpose of Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel and its risk associated with lactation. We will also discuss the usage of Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel and some common side effects associated with Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel.

What is Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel used for?


Sulfatolâ„¢ Gel is indicated in the topical control of acne vulgaris, acne rosacea and seborrheic dermatitis.

I am currently breastfeeding and I want to know if using Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel is safe for my kid? Does it have any effect on milk production?

Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel safe for breastfeeding
There are 2 main ingredients of Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel, Sulfacetamide sodium and Sulfur. One by one we have analyzed both Sulfacetamide sodium and Sulfur for its impact on breastfeeding and based on our analysis we can conclude that Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel is safe to use in breastfeeding. We recommend you to check our analysis of Sulfacetamide sodium and Sulfur as below.

Statement of Manufacturer/Labeler about breastfeeding usage
Nursing Mothers It is not known whether sodium sulfacetamide is excreted in human milk following topical use of Sulfatolâ„¢ Gel. However, small amounts of orally administered sulfonamides have been reported to be eliminated in human milk. In view of this and because many drugs are excreted in human milk, caution should be exercised when Sulfatolâ„¢ Gel is administered to a nursing woman.

Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel Breastfeeding Analsys


Sulfacetamide sodium while Breastfeeding

Safe

CAS Number: 144-80-9

A short-term action Sulfonamide which is similar to Sulfathiazole (see specific info) that is locally used on vagina, eyes and skin. At latest update relevant published data were not found on excretion into breast milk. Because of the small dose used and poor absorption into plasma of most topical preparations for dermatological and ophthalmological issues, it is unlikely a significant excretion into breast milk. As with other sulfonamides, caution is recommended when using it on preterm infants and newborns with hyperbilirubinemia. Avoid it on patients affected with deficit of Glucose 6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase (6-GPD). Monitor the appearance of jaundice in the infant.


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Sulfur while Breastfeeding

CAS Number: 7704-34-9

Sulfur 5% to 10% in a petrolatum base is safe for topical use in children, including infants under 2 months of age.[1] This makes it a useful alternative to organic insecticides for treating scabies in nursing mothers; however, the petrolatum base makes undesirable for use on the breast.


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Sulfur and Breastfeeding

Safe

Note: Study and data for tropical use only

Warning: Tropical usage in breast area shall be avoided to prevent the Thuja passing orally in Infants.

Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel and breastfeeding

What should I do if I am breastfeeding mother and I am already exposed to Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel?

Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel is safe in breastfeeding and should not create any health problem for your baby but in case you feel any health issue associated with Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel you should contact your doctor or health care provider. Be it pregnancy or lactation you shall keep your doctor informed.


My health care provider has asked me to use Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel, what to do?

Definitely, Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel is safe in lactation for baby. No wonder your doctor has recommended it.


If I am using Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel, will my baby need extra monitoring?

No extra baby monitoring required while mother is using Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel


Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Sulfatol | Sulfacetamide Sodium And Sulfur Gel in breastfeeding?

US
National Womens Health and Breastfeeding Helpline: 800-994-9662 (TDD 888-220-5446) 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday

UK
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

Australia
National Breastfeeding Helpline: 1800-686-268 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Canada
Telehealth Ontario for breastfeeding: 1-866-797-0000 24 hours a day, 7 days a week