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Estazolam

Last Revision: December 3, 2018.

CASRN: 29975-16-4

Chemical structure

Drug Levels and Effects

Summary of Use during Lactation

No information is available on the use of estazolam during breastfeeding. Because of the long duration of action of estazolam, an alternate hypnotic is preferred, especially while nursing a newborn or preterm infant.

Drug Levels

Maternal Levels. Relevant published information was not found as of the revision date.

Infant Levels. Relevant published information was not found as of the revision date.

Effects in Breastfed Infants

Relevant published information was not found as of the revision date.

Effects on Lactation and Breastmilk

Relevant published information was not found as of the revision date.

Alternate Drugs to Consider

Zaleplon, Zolpidem

Substance Identification

Substance Name

Estazolam

CAS Registry Number

29975-16-4

Drug Class

  • Breast Feeding
  • Benzodiazepines
  • Hypnotics and Sedatives

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