Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x] 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 Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x] and its risk associated with lactation. We will also discuss the usage of Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x] and some common side effects associated with Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x].

What is Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x] used for?


Propafenone HCl Extended Release Capsules is indicated to prolong the time to recurrence of symptomatic atrial fibrillation (AF) in patients with episodic (most likely paroxysmal or persistent) AF who do not have structural heart disease. Usage Considerations: The use of propafenone ER capsules in patients with permanent AF or in patients exclusively with atrial flutter or paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT) has not been evaluated. Do not use propafenone ER capsules to control ventricular rate during AF. Some patients with atrial flutter treated with propafenone have developed 1:1 conduction, producing an increase in ventricular rate. Concomitant treatment with drugs that increase the functional atrioventricular (AV) nodal refractory period is recommended. The effect of propafenone on mortality has not been determined [see BOXED WARNING]. Propafenone HCl Extended Release Capsules is an antiarrhythmic indicated to prolong the time to recurrence of symptomatic atrial fibrillation (AF) in patients with episodic (most likely paroxysmal or persistent) AF who do not have structural heart disease. ( 1) Usage Considerations: • Use in patients with permanent atrial fibrillation or with atrial flutter or PSVT has not been evaluated. Do not use to control ventricular rate during atrial fibrillation. ( 1) • In patients with atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter, use Propafenone HCl Extended Release with drugs that increase the atrioventricular nodal refractory period. ( 1) • The effect of propafenone on mortality has not been determined. ( 1)

Can I continue breastfeeding if I am using Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x]? How long does it stays in breast milk?

Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x] low risk for breastfeeding
Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x] contains only one active ingredient that is Propafenone hydrochloride. We have analyzed the usage of Propafenone hydrochloride in breastfeeding and our analysis suggest that Propafenone hydrochloride poses Low risk for infant while breastfeeding and hence Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x] itself shall be considered Low risk item for breastfeeding.

Statement of Manufacturer/Labeler about breastfeeding usage
8.3 Nursing Mothers Propafenone is excreted in human milk. Because of the potential for serious adverse reactions in nursing infants from propafenone, decide whether to discontinue nursing or to discontinue the drug, taking into account the importance of the drug to the mother.

Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x] Breastfeeding Analsys


Propafenone hydrochloride while Breastfeeding

Low Risk

CAS Number: 54063-53-5

We are working on a comment for this product.


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Propafenone hydrochloride while Breastfeeding

CAS Number: 54063-53-5

Limited information indicates that maternal doses of propafenone up to 900 mg daily produce low levels in milk. If propafenone is required by the mother it is not a reason to discontinue breastfeeding. Until more data become available, propafenone should be used with caution during breastfeeding, especially while nursing a newborn or preterm infant.


Is Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x] safe while breastfeeding

What should I do if I am breastfeeding mother and I am already exposed to Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x]?

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 Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x] then you shall inform your doctor, But you should not be worried too much as Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x] comes in category of low risk drug.


My health care provider has asked me to use Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x], what to do?

Though Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x] 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 Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x], will my baby need extra monitoring?

Not much


Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Propafenone Hydrochloride Propafenone Hydrochloride 3 [hp_x] 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