It is a well known fact that breastfeeding is best source of nutrition for infants. Breast milk provides minerals, vitamins and antibodies in most acceptable format when they need it. Nutrition taken by mother passes to breast-milk and same thing applies to medicines taken by mothers. Not all drugs cause problem for baby but some do. Lets analyze if Temazepam Temazepam 0.64 Mg is safe for baby while breastfed.
What is Temazepam Temazepam 0.64 Mg used for?
Temazepam Capsules, USP are indicated for the short-term treatment of insomnia (generally 7 to 10 days). For patients with short-term insomnia, instructions in the prescription should indicate that Temazepam Capsules should be used for short periods of time (7 to 10 days). The clinical trials performed in support of efficacy were 2 weeks in duration with the final formal assessment of sleep latency performed at the end of treatment.
I am breastfeeding mother and I am using Temazepam Temazepam 0.64 Mg. Can it have any bad effect on my kid? Shall I search for better alternative?
Temazepam Temazepam 0.64 Mg contains only one active ingredient that is Temazepam. We have analyzed the usage of Temazepam in breastfeeding and our analysis suggest that Temazepam poses Low risk for infant while breastfeeding and hence Temazepam Temazepam 0.64 Mg itself shall be considered Low risk item for breastfeeding.
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 temazepam is administered to a nursing woman.
Temazepam Temazepam 0.64 Mg Breastfeeding Analsys
Temazepam while Breastfeeding Low Risk
CAS Number: 846-50-4
Eventual and low doses of benzodiazepine are compatible with breastfeeding. Use a short-acting benzodiazepine and minimal effective dose as possible mostly in neonatal period. Follow-up for sedation and feeding ability of the infant. Bed-sharing is not recommended for mothers who are taking this medication.
Temazepam Temazepam 0.64 Mg Breastfeeding Analsys - 2
Temazepam while Breastfeeding
CAS Number: 846-50-4
Because of the low levels of temazepam in breastmilk and its relatively short half-life, amounts ingested by the infant are small and would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in breastfed infants. Taking the bedtime dose after the infant's last feeding of the day may minimize the dose received by an older infant who is sleeping through the night.
What should I do if already breastfed my kid after using Temazepam Temazepam 0.64 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 Temazepam Temazepam 0.64 Mg then you shall inform your doctor, But you should not be worried too much as Temazepam Temazepam 0.64 Mg comes in category of low risk drug.
I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Temazepam Temazepam 0.64 Mg, is it safe?
Though Temazepam Temazepam 0.64 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 Temazepam Temazepam 0.64 Mg, will my baby need extra monitoring?
Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Temazepam Temazepam 0.64 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