Nutrients from the food that you eat passes to your breast milk. Its good idea to take healthy diet while breastfeeding. You may need to consume more calories per day to support healthy body system. Some time it gets necessary take medicine while you are breastfeeding and as other food items passes into breast milk, medicine passes as well hence it becomes obvious to understand its effects while breastfeeding. We have analyzed many medications and in this sheet we will present some fact and known information associated with Tamsulosin Hydrochloride 0.4 Mg while breast-feeding.
What is Tamsulosin Hydrochloride 0.4 Mg used for?
Tamsulosin hydrochloride capsules are an alpha1 adrenoceptor antagonist indicated for treatment of the signs and symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (1) Tamsulosin hydrochloride capsules are not indicated for the treatment of hypertension (1) Tamsulosin hydrochloride capsules are indicated for the treatment of the signs and symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) [see CLINICAL STUDIES (14)]. Tamsulosin hydrochloride capsules are not indicated for the treatment of hypertension.
Tamsulosin Hydrochloride 0.4 Mg while breastfeeding safe or not? Can there be any side effects for infant while using it during breastfeeding?
Tamsulosin Hydrochloride 0.4 Mg contains only one active ingredient that is Tamsulosin hydrochloride. We have analyzed the usage of Tamsulosin hydrochloride in breastfeeding and our analysis suggest that Tamsulosin hydrochloride poses Low risk for infant while breastfeeding and hence Tamsulosin Hydrochloride 0.4 Mg itself shall be considered Low risk item for breastfeeding.
Tamsulosin Hydrochloride 0.4 Mg Breastfeeding Analsys
Tamsulosin hydrochloride while Breastfeeding Low Risk
CAS Number: 94666-07-6
It is an alpha-1-adrenergic blocking agent that is used for treatment of benign prostate hypertrophy and troubles with urine voiding as obstruction or lithiasis. At latest update, relevant published data on excretion into breast milk were not found. Because of its pharmacokinetics (moderately high molecular weight and high protein-binding capacity) excretion into breast milk in significant amount is unlikely.
I am nursing mother and I have already used Tamsulosin Hydrochloride 0.4 Mg, what should I do?
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 Tamsulosin Hydrochloride 0.4 Mg then you shall inform your doctor, But you should not be worried too much as Tamsulosin Hydrochloride 0.4 Mg comes in category of low risk drug.
I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Tamsulosin Hydrochloride 0.4 Mg, is it safe?
Tamsulosin Hydrochloride 0.4 Mg 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 Tamsulosin Hydrochloride 0.4 Mg, will my baby need extra monitoring?
Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Tamsulosin Hydrochloride 0.4 Mg 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