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 Fabior | Tazarotene 1 Mg In 1 G is safe for baby while breastfed.
What is Fabior | Tazarotene 1 Mg In 1 G used for?
FABIOR® (tazarotene) Foam, 0.1% is indicated for the topical treatment of acne vulgaris in patients 12 years of age or older. FABIOR Foam is a retinoid indicated for the topical treatment of acne vulgaris in patients 12 years of age or older. (1)
Fabior | Tazarotene 1 Mg In 1 G while breastfeeding safe or not? Can there be any side effects for infant while using it during breastfeeding?
Fabior | Tazarotene 1 Mg In 1 G contains only one active ingredient that is Tazarotene. We have analyzed the usage of Tazarotene in breastfeeding and our analysis suggest that Tazarotene poses Low risk for infant while breastfeeding and hence Fabior | Tazarotene 1 Mg In 1 G itself shall be considered Low risk item for breastfeeding.
Statement of Manufacturer/Labeler about breastfeeding usage
8.3 Nursing Mothers After single topical doses of 14C-tazarotene to the skin of lactating rats, radioactivity was detected in milk, suggesting that there would be transfer of drug-related material to the offspring via milk. It is not known whether this drug is excreted in human milk. The safe use of FABIOR Foam during lactation has not been established. A decision should be made whether to discontinue breastfeeding or to discontinue therapy with FABIOR Foam taking into account the benefit of breastfeeding for the child and the benefit of therapy for the woman.
Fabior | Tazarotene 1 Mg In 1 G Breastfeeding Analsys
Tazarotene while Breastfeeding Low Risk
CAS Number: 118292-40-3
Retinoid related drug. Transcutaneous absorption miimal (< 3%). Caution if applied in > 20% of the body surface area.
Fabior | Tazarotene 1 Mg In 1 G Breastfeeding Analsys - 2
Tazarotene while Breastfeeding
CAS Number: 118292-40-3
Topical tazarotene has not been studied during breastfeeding. Tazarotene is not contraindicated during breastfeeding and if tazarotene is required by the mother, it is not a reason to discontinue breastfeeding. However, some experts feel it should not be used on greater than 20% of the body surface area while nursing because of possible absorption. If tazarotene is used, ensure that the infant's skin does not come into direct contact with the areas of maternal skin that have been treated and the infant does not ingest the product from the mother's skin.
What should I do if already breastfed my kid after using Fabior | Tazarotene 1 Mg In 1 G?
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 Fabior | Tazarotene 1 Mg In 1 G then you shall inform your doctor, But you should not be worried too much as Fabior | Tazarotene 1 Mg In 1 G comes in category of low risk drug.
I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Fabior | Tazarotene 1 Mg In 1 G, is it safe?
Though Fabior | Tazarotene 1 Mg In 1 G 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 Fabior | Tazarotene 1 Mg In 1 G, will my baby need extra monitoring?
Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Fabior | Tazarotene 1 Mg In 1 G 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