Last update: July 1, 2015
Not risky for breastfeeding or infant.
Mucopolysaccharidase, enzyme which is present in many body fluids (saliva, milk, tears) witn antibacterial, antiviral and antifungal activity.
On latest update no relevant published data on breastfeeding were found.
Because its protein composition it would be barely absorbed by the gut, and, a high molecular weight would render excretion into breast milk unlikely.
We do not have alternatives for Lysozyme since it is relatively safe.
Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM´s pediatricians and pharmacists, and are based on updated scientific publications.
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