Last update: Feb. 22, 2016
Minimal risk for breastfeeding and infant.
Polysaccharide polymers composed of glucosamine and N-acetylglucosamine which are derived from chitin deacetylation of the exoskeleton of crustaceans
with a molecular weight of 200,000 to over one million daltons and
many industrial, agricultural, veterinary and biomedical uses.
At latest update no published data on excretion into breast milk were found.
Its high molecular weight makes any passage through breast milk very unlikely.
Product which is devoid of toxicity.
Controlled studies have failed to prove its effectiveness as lipid-lowering or slimming enhancer.
Intake of reduced calorie diets and moderate exercising are accepted as more effective.
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.
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.
e-lactancia is a resource recommended by Asociación Pro Lactancia Materna (APROLAM) from Mexico
Would you like to recommend the use of e-lactancia? Write to us at corporate mail of APILAM