Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule while 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 Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule and its risk associated with lactation. We will also discuss the usage of Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule and some common side effects associated with Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule.

What is Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule used for?


SPIRIVA HANDIHALER (tiotropium bromide inhalation powder) is indicated for the long-term, once-daily, maintenance treatment of bronchospasm associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. SPIRIVA HANDIHALER is indicated to reduce exacerbations in COPD patients. SPIRIVA HANDIHALER is an anticholinergic indicated for the long-term, once-daily, maintenance treatment of bronchospasm associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and for reducing COPD exacerbations (1)

Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule while breastfeeding safe or not? Can there be any side effects for infant while using it during breastfeeding?

Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule safe for breastfeeding
Active ingredient in Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule is Tiotropium and based on our analysis of Tiotropium it appears that using Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule is safe in breastfeeding. Below is analysis of Tiotropium while breastfeeding.

Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule Breastfeeding Analsys


Tiotropium while Breastfeeding

Safe

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Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule Breastfeeding Analsys - 2


Tiotropium while Breastfeeding

CAS Number: 136310-93-5

Although no published data exist on the use of tiotropium, its use produces negligible maternal serum levels and any drug in breastmilk would not be absorbed by the infant. The risk to the breastfed infant of maternal tiotropium inhalation is small.



What should I do if I am breastfeeding mother and I am already exposed to Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule?

Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule is safe in breastfeeding and should not create any health problem for your baby but in case you feel any health issue associated with Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule you should contact your doctor or health care provider. Be it pregnancy or lactation you shall keep your doctor informed.


I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule, is it safe?

Definitely, Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule is safe in lactation for baby. No wonder your doctor has recommended it.


If I am using Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule, will my baby need extra monitoring?

No extra baby monitoring required while mother is using Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule


Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Spiriva | Tiotropium Bromide Capsule 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