Last update June 10, 2009

Oxaliplatin

Very High Risk

Very unsafe. Contraindicated. Use of an alternative or cessation of breastfeeding. Read the Comment.

Return to breastfeeding is likely safe when milk platinum levels are not measurables (30 days).

Alternatives

We do not have alternatives for Oxaliplatin.

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.

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.

Group

Oxaliplatin belongs to this group or family:

Tradenames

Main tradenames from several countries containing Oxaliplatin in its composition:

Pharmacokinetics

Variable Value Unit
Molecular weight 397 daltons
273 hours

References

  1. Anderson PO. Cancer Chemotherapy. Breastfeed Med. 2016 May;11:164-5. Abstract Full text (link to original source) Full text (in our servers)

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