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 Labetalol Hydrochloride 200 Mg while breast-feeding.
What is Labetalol Hydrochloride 200 Mg used for?
Labetalol hydrochloride tablets, USP are indicated in the management of hypertension. Labetalol hydrochloride tablets USP may be used alone or in combination with other antihypertensive agents, especially thiazide and loop diuretics.
I am breastfeeding mother and I am using Labetalol Hydrochloride 200 Mg. Can it have any bad effect on my kid? Shall I search for better alternative?
Labetalol hydrochloride is the only one ingredient used in manufacturing of Labetalol Hydrochloride 200 Mg, Which makes it easier to analyze its effect in breastfeeding. As per our analysis of Labetalol hydrochloride it is safe to use Labetalol Hydrochloride 200 Mg while lactating. We suggest you to check further details below about Labetalol hydrochloride usage in breastfeeding.
Statement of Manufacturer/Labeler about breastfeeding usage
Nursing Mothers Small amounts of labetalol (approximately 0.004% of the maternal dose) are excreted in human milk. Caution should be exercised when labetalol hydrochloride tablets are administered to a nursing woman..
Labetalol Hydrochloride 200 Mg Breastfeeding Analsys
Labetalol hydrochloride while Breastfeeding Safe
CAS Number: 36894-69-6
It is excreted into breast milk in non-significant amounts, without side-effects being reported in breastfed infants of treated mothers. Plasma levels among breastfed infants have been very low or undetectable. When used during pregnancy it has been associated to the Phenomenon of Reynaud in the nipple and a higher risk for neonatal hypoglycemia. The American Academy of Pediatrics rates it as commonly compatible with breastfeeding.
Labetalol Hydrochloride 200 Mg Breastfeeding Analsys - 2
Labetalol hydrochloride while Breastfeeding
CAS Number: 36894-69-6
Because of the low levels of labetalol in breastmilk, amounts ingested by the infant are small and would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in fullterm breastfed infants. No special precautions are required in most infants. However, other agents may be preferred while nursing a preterm infant.
I am nursing mother and I have already used Labetalol Hydrochloride 200 Mg, what should I do?
It is always a good idea to keep your healthcare provider or doctor informed about your drug usage during pregnancy and breastfeeding but if you have not informed your doctor about Labetalol Hydrochloride 200 Mg and have used it then do not panic as Labetalol Hydrochloride 200 Mg is mostly safe in breastfeeding and should not cause any harm to your baby.
I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Labetalol Hydrochloride 200 Mg, is it safe?
Usage of Labetalol Hydrochloride 200 Mg is safe for nursing mothers and baby, No worries.
If I am using Labetalol Hydrochloride 200 Mg, will my baby need extra monitoring?
Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Labetalol Hydrochloride 200 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