Last update: Oct. 23, 2005
Moderately safe. Probably compatible.
Mild risk possible. Follow up recommended.
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Vasodilator drug used as treatment of angina. It is an antidote of methahemoglobinemia and cyanide poisoning.
Rapid and short-acting drug. Although unlikely, in case of a breastfeeding mother who would have taken this drug, it would be necessary for her to wait for few hours before resumption of suckling.
We do not have alternatives for Amyl Nitrite.
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.
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e-lactancia is a resource recommended by Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine from United States of America
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