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 Eszopiclone Eszopiclone 25 Mg while breastfeeding. We will also discuss about common side effects and warnings associated with Eszopiclone Eszopiclone 25 Mg.
What is Eszopiclone Eszopiclone 25 Mg used for?
Eszopiclone tablets are indicated for the treatment of insomnia. In controlled outpatient and sleep laboratory studies, eszopiclone tablets administered at bedtime decreased sleep latency and improved sleep maintenance. The clinical trials performed in support of efficacy were up to 6 months in duration. The final formal assessments of sleep latency and maintenance were performed at 4 weeks in the 6-week study (adults only), at the end of both 2-week studies (elderly only) and at the end of the 6-month study (adults only). Eszopiclone tablets are indicated for the treatment of insomnia. Eszopiclone tablets have been shown to decrease sleep latency and improve sleep maintenance (1)
I am breastfeeding mother and I am using Eszopiclone Eszopiclone 25 Mg. Can it have any bad effect on my kid? Shall I search for better alternative?
Eszopiclone is the one and only active ingredient present in Eszopiclone Eszopiclone 25 Mg. Eszopiclone in itself is a low risk drug for lactation so it is easy to understand that Eszopiclone Eszopiclone 25 Mg also comes in category of Low Risk item while breastfeeding. Below is the summary of Eszopiclone in breastfeeding.
Eszopiclone Eszopiclone 25 Mg Breastfeeding Analsys
Eszopiclone while Breastfeeding Low Risk
CAS Number: 138729-47-2
Isomer of zopiclone with similar hypnotic effects as benzodiazepines.Used for insomnia. At latest update no published data on excretion into breast milk were found. Zopiclone is excreted in milk in non-significant amount. Because the available published experience is poorer than with other drugs of the same group, it would be preferable an alternative and better known drug that would be considered safer, especially during the neonatal period and in case of prematurity.
Eszopiclone Eszopiclone 25 Mg Breastfeeding Analsys - 2
Eszopiclone while Breastfeeding
CAS Number: 138729-47-2
Because no information is available on the use of eszopiclone during breastfeeding, an alternate hypnotic may be preferred, especially while nursing a newborn or preterm infant. Data from the racemate, zopiclone, in larger doses indicate that occasional use while breastfeeding an older infant should pose little risk to the infant, but the infant should be monitored for excessive drowsiness.
What should I do if already breastfed my kid after using Eszopiclone Eszopiclone 25 Mg?
Eszopiclone Eszopiclone 25 Mg is in the category of low risk, if you have already used it then its not a big deal if health and behavior of baby is good. However your health care provider shall be aware of the fact that you have used Eszopiclone Eszopiclone 25 Mg so you should inform him based on your convenience.
I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Eszopiclone Eszopiclone 25 Mg, is it safe?
Eszopiclone Eszopiclone 25 Mg comes in category of low risk and if your doctor is aware that you are breastfeeding it should be ok to use without much concerns.
If I am using Eszopiclone Eszopiclone 25 Mg, will my baby need extra monitoring?
Not much monitoring required while using Eszopiclone Eszopiclone 25 Mg
Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Eszopiclone Eszopiclone 25 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