Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories Breastfeeding

Most health expert recommend six month of exclusive breastfeeding but statics suggest that numbers are not good, almost 95% mothers start breastfeeding but this number drops to 40% in first three month and further it drops to 15% till fifth month. Sometime its due to need of medication usage. Because of these statics its important to provide good information on safety of drugs in breastfeeding so that it can be improved when possible. In this FAQ sheet we will discuss about exposure to Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories while breastfeeding. We will also discuss about common side effects and warnings associated with Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories.

What is Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories used for?

Esmolol hydrochloride Injection is a beta adrenergic blocker indicated for the short-term treatment of: •Control of ventricular rate in supraventricular tachycardia including atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter and control of heart rate in noncompensatory sinus tachycardia (1.1) •Control of perioperative tachycardia and hypertension (1.2) 1.1 Supraventricular Tachycardia or Noncompensatory Sinus Tachycardia Esmolol Hydrochloride Injection is indicated for the rapid control of ventricular rate in patients with atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter in perioperative, postoperative, or other emergent circumstances where short term control of ventricular rate with a short-acting agent is desirable. Esmolol hydrochloride injection is also indicated in noncompensatory sinus tachycardia where, in the physician’s judgment, the rapid heart rate requires specific intervention. Esmolol hydrochloride injection is intended for short-term use. 1.2 Intraoperative and Postoperative Tachycardia and Hypertension Esmolol hydrochloride injection is indicated for the short-term treatment of tachycardia and hypertension that occur during induction and tracheal intubation, during surgery, on emergence from anesthesia and in the postoperative period, when in the physician’s judgment such specific intervention is considered indicated. Use of esmolol hydrochloride injection to prevent such events is not recommended.

I am currently breastfeeding and I want to know if using Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories is safe for my kid? Does it have any effect on milk production?

Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories contains Esmolol hydrochloride as active ingredients, . We do not have safety rating of Esmolol hydrochloride but we do have analysis of Esmolol hydrochloride, which is used in manufacturing of Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories. You can get a good idea about Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories usage while breastfeeding by going through our detailed analysis as below.

Statement of Manufacturer/Labeler about breastfeeding usage
8.3 Nursing Mothers It is not known whether this drug is excreted in human milk. Because many drugs are excreted in human milk and because of the potential for serious adverse reactions in nursing infants from esmolol hydrochloride, 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.

Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories Breastfeeding Analsys

Esmolol hydrochloride while Breastfeeding

CAS Number: 81147-92-4

Based on its physicochemical properties and extremely short half-life, esmolol would not be expected to cause any adverse effects in breastfed infants.

Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories and breastfeeding

What should I do if already breastfed my kid after using Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories?

We are not completely sure about safety of Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories in breastfeeding. We would suggest you to contact your doctor or health care provider and explain your situation with Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories. If you observe anything abnormal with your baby please call 911 or contact emergency services in your area.

My health care provider has asked me to use Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories, what to do?

If your doctor considers Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories safe enough to prescribe for you that means its benefits outweigh its known risks.

If I am using Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories, will my baby need extra monitoring?

Not Sure, Please check with your doctor or lactation consultant.

Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Esmolol Hydrochloride | Bedford Laboratories 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