Last update Nov. 17, 2013

Methoxsalen (topic)

Low Risk

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

Antivitilligo drug, it induces photosensibility.

If applied in wide skin surface: Dispose breast milk for the next 24 hours after administration.


We do not have alternatives for Methoxsalen (topic).

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.

Jose Maria Paricio, Founder & President of APILAM/e-Lactancia

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Variable Value Unit
Oral Bioavail. 90 %
Molecular weight 216 daltons
Protein Binding 90 %
Tmax 4 hours
2.4 hours


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