Last update Aug. 12, 2014
On latest update relevant data on breastfeeding were not found.
Long-term treatment with diuretic drugs (particularly those Thiazides with long lasting and loop-acting effect) may inhibit lactation. Use the lower dose as possible especially during the first postnatal month.
Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM team of health professionals, and are based on updated scientific publications. It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it. The pharmaceutical industry contraindicates breastfeeding, mistakenly and without scientific reasons, in most of the drug data sheets.
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