Last update: Dec. 18, 2013

Aminocaproic Acid

High Risk for breastfeeding


Poorly safe. Evaluate carefully.
Use safer alternative or interrupt breastfeeding 3 to 7 T ½ (elimination half-lives).
Read the Comment.

Anti-fibrinolytic drug used for prevention and treatment of bleeding.

On latest update no published data about breastfeeding were found

Unless patients on treatment for bleeding, since usual treatment regimens use a 8-hour-period it would be advisable to stop breastfeeding for 10-12 hours based on drug’s half-live.

Alternatives

We do not have alternatives for Aminocaproic Acid.

Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM´s pediatricians and pharmacists, and are based on updated scientific publications.
It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it.

Jose Maria Paricio, Founder & President of APILAM/e-Lactancia

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Thank you for helping to protect and promote breastfeeding.

José María Paricio, founder of e-lactancia.

Group

Aminocaproic Acid belongs to this group or family:

Tradenames

Main tradenames from several countries containing Aminocaproic Acid in its composition:

Pharmacokinetics

Variable Value Unit
Oral Bioavail. 100 %
Molecular weight 131 daltons
Protein Binding 10 %
VD 0,3 - 0,4 l/Kg
Tmax 2 hours
T1/2 2 hours

References

  1. Aminocaproico Ficha técnica 2009 Full text (in our servers)

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