Last update: Aug. 12, 2014

Von Willebrand Factor

Very Low Risk for breastfeeding

Safe. Compatible.
Minimal risk for breastfeeding and infant.

We are working on a comment for this product.


We do not have alternatives for Von Willebrand Factor 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.

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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Variable Value Unit
Oral Bioavail. 0 %
Molecular weight ,1-1millón daltons
VD 0,5 - 0,7 l/Kg
T1/2 11 - 14 hours


  1. WHO / UNICEF. BREASTFEEDING AND MATERNAL MEDICATION Recommendations for Drugs in the Eleventh WHO Model List of Essential Drugs. Department of Child and Adolescent Health and Development (WHO/UNICEF) 2002 Full text (link to original source) Full text (in our servers)
  2. Furlan M. Von Willebrand factor: molecular size and functional activity. Ann Hematol. 1996 Abstract
  3. Chavin SI. Factor VIII: structure and function in blood clotting. Am J Hematol. 1984 Abstract
  4. Newman J, Harris RB, Johnson AJ. Molecular weights of antihaemophilic factor and von Willebrand factor proteins in human plasma. Nature. 1976 Abstract Full text (link to original source) Full text (in our servers)

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