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 Akineton | Biperiden Hydrochloride 2 Mg while breastfeeding. We will also discuss about common side effects and warnings associated with Akineton | Biperiden Hydrochloride 2 Mg.
What is Akineton | Biperiden Hydrochloride 2 Mg used for?
As an adjunct in the therapy of all forms of parkinsonism (idiopathic, postencephalitic, arteriosclerotic) Control of extrapyramidal disorders secondary to neuroleptic drug therapy (e.g., phenothiazines)
What are the risk associated with Akineton | Biperiden Hydrochloride 2 Mg usage while breastfeeding? What precautions shall I take while using it in breastfeeding?
As Akineton | Biperiden Hydrochloride 2 Mg is made of only Biperiden hydrochloride, and Biperiden hydrochloride is unsafe to use in breastfeeding we can safely reach on conclusion that Akineton | Biperiden Hydrochloride 2 Mg is also unsafe to use while breastfeeding. Below is detailed analysis of Biperiden hydrochloride and Akineton | Biperiden Hydrochloride 2 Mg during location. We recommend you to go through provided detailed analysis as below take decision accordingly. We also recommend you talk to your health care provider before making final decision.
Statement of Manufacturer/Labeler about breastfeeding usage
Nursing Mothers It is not known whether this drug is excreted in human milk. Because many drugs are excreted in human milk, caution should be exercised when AKINETON is administered to a nursing woman.
Akineton | Biperiden Hydrochloride 2 Mg Breastfeeding Analsys
Biperiden hydrochloride while Breastfeeding Unsafe
CAS Number: 514-65-8
It is highly unlikely for this drug to be used by breastfeeding mothers.
What should I do if already breastfed my kid after using Akineton | Biperiden Hydrochloride 2 Mg?
If you observer abnormal behavior or any other health issue in infant then you should immediately call 911 or contact other contact other emergency service provider in your area otherwise closely monitor the baby and inform your doctor about your Akineton | Biperiden Hydrochloride 2 Mg usage and time interval of breastfeeding.
I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Akineton | Biperiden Hydrochloride 2 Mg, is it safe?
If your doctor knows that you are breastfeeding mother and still prescribes Akineton | Biperiden Hydrochloride 2 Mg then there must be good reason for that as Akineton | Biperiden Hydrochloride 2 Mg is considered unsafe, It usually happens when doctor finds that overall advantage of taking outweighs the overall risk.
If I am using Akineton | Biperiden Hydrochloride 2 Mg, will my baby need extra monitoring?
Yes, Extra monitoring is required if mother is using Akineton | Biperiden Hydrochloride 2 Mg and breastfeeding as it is considered unsafe for baby.
Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Akineton | Biperiden Hydrochloride 2 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