Last update: Jan. 20, 2014
Poorly safe. Evaluate carefully.
Use safer alternative or interrupt breastfeeding 3 to 7 T ½ (elimination half-lives).
Read the Comment.
Hydrocarbure derivative used to produce paintings, explosives, herbicides, polyurethane and dyes. After ingestion or inhalation it may cause methahemoglobinemia. It may also cause of local irritation by direct exposure. Carcinogenic effect is likely. Keep TLV-TWA (Threshold Limit Value - Time Weighted Average) lower than 5 ppm.
Benefits of breastfeeding are largely more important than risk related to the content of mild level environmental pollutants in human milk, in many instances, they are lower than those found in cow’s milk or other food. (Codex alimentarius FAO-WHO).
We do not have alternatives for Phenylamine.
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 Instituto de Salud Infantil, Grecia-Institute of Child's Health in Greece
Would you like to recommend the use of e-lactancia? Write to us at corporate mail of APILAM