Last update Dec. 1, 2004


Low Risk

Moderately safe. Probably compatible. Mild risk possible. Follow up recommended. Read the Comment.

Unlikely to be an indication for breastfeeding mothers.
Its short half-life span would permit to take it just after having breastfed and then wait for 2 or 3 hours before next breastfeeding is offered. Likely side effects are nausea and vomiting.


We do not have alternatives for Apomorphine-Hydrochloride.

Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM team, 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.


Apomorphine-Hydrochloride belongs to this group or family:


Main tradenames from several countries containing Apomorphine-Hydrochloride in its composition:


Variable Value Unit
Molecular weight 267 daltons
Tmax 0,2 hours
T1/2 0,5 hours


  1. Lee JJ, Rubin AP. Breast feeding and anaesthesia. Anaesthesia. 1993 Jul;48(7):616-25. Review. Abstract Full text (link to original source) Full text (in our servers)

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