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 Meloxicam Meloxicam 1 Mg and its risk associated with lactation. We will also discuss the usage of Meloxicam Meloxicam 1 Mg and some common side effects associated with Meloxicam Meloxicam 1 Mg.
What is Meloxicam Meloxicam 1 Mg used for?
Meloxicam is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug indicated for: Osteoarthritis (OA) (1.1) Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) (1.2) 1.1 Osteoarthritis (OA) Meloxicam is indicated for relief of the signs and symptoms of osteoarthritis [see Clinical Studies (14.1)]. 1.2 Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Meloxicam is indicated for relief of the signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis [see Clinical Studies (14.1)].
Is Meloxicam Meloxicam 1 Mg usage safe while breastfeeding? If a lactating mother is using it can there be any effect on growth or development of infant?
Meloxicam Meloxicam 1 Mg contains only one active ingredient that is Meloxicam. We have analyzed the usage of Meloxicam in breastfeeding and our analysis suggest that Meloxicam poses Low risk for infant while breastfeeding and hence Meloxicam Meloxicam 1 Mg itself shall be considered Low risk item for breastfeeding.
Statement of Manufacturer/Labeler about breastfeeding usage
8.3 Nursing Mothers It is not known whether this drug is excreted in human milk; however, meloxicam was excreted in the milk of lactating rats at concentrations higher than those in plasma. Because many drugs are excreted in human milk and because of the potential for serious adverse reactions in nursing infants from meloxicam, a decision should be made whether to discontinue nursing or to discontinue the drug, taking into account the importance of the drug to the mother.
Meloxicam Meloxicam 1 Mg Breastfeeding Analsys
Meloxicam while Breastfeeding Low Risk
CAS Number: 71125-38-7
At latest update, relevant information on excretion into breast milk was not found. Due to a high serum-protein-binding capacity, excretion into breast milk seems to be unlikely. Until more information on this drug is available, another know therapeutic alternative should be preferred, especially in cases of breastfeeding an infant younger than one month or prematures.
Meloxicam Meloxicam 1 Mg Breastfeeding Analsys - 2
Meloxicam while Breastfeeding
CAS Number: 71125-38-7
Because no information is available on the use of meloxicam during breastfeeding, other agents may be preferred, especially while nursing a newborn or preterm infant.
What should I do if I am breastfeeding mother and I am already exposed to Meloxicam Meloxicam 1 Mg?
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 Meloxicam Meloxicam 1 Mg then you shall inform your doctor, But you should not be worried too much as Meloxicam Meloxicam 1 Mg comes in category of low risk drug.
I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Meloxicam Meloxicam 1 Mg, is it safe?
Though Meloxicam Meloxicam 1 Mg dose not comes in category of safe drugs rather it comes in category of low risk but if your doctor is aware that you are breastfeeding your baby and has still recommended it then its advantages must be outweighing the risks.
If I am using Meloxicam Meloxicam 1 Mg, will my baby need extra monitoring?
Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Meloxicam Meloxicam 1 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