Last update: Dec. 1, 2004

Becaplermin

Low Risk for breastfeeding


Moderately safe. Probably compatible.
Mild risk possible. Follow up recommended.
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It is a BB human recombinant platelet growth factor which is indicated for treatment of diabetic foot. Systemic absorption through skin lesion is not significant. Wash hands thoroughly and avoid applying it on the breast.

Alternatives

We do not have alternatives for Becaplermin.

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

Your contribution is essential for this service to continue to exist. We need the generosity of people like you who believe in the benefits of breastfeeding.

Thank you for helping to protect and promote breastfeeding.

José María Paricio, founder of e-lactancia.

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Pharmacokinetics

Variable Value Unit
Molecular weight 24500 daltons

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