Last update: Sept. 19, 2016
Minimal risk for breastfeeding and infant.
Antiamoebic agent with intraluminal action.
At latest update no published data were found regarding breastfeeding.
Its low intestinal absorption makes it highly unlikely the passage of significant amounts into breast milk as well as it would not be absorbed by the infant intestine.
We do not have alternatives for Quinfamide 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.
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