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Lefamulin

Last Revision: July 20, 2020.

CASRN: 1061337-51-6

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Drug Levels and Effects

Summary of Use during Lactation

No information is available on the use of lefamulin during breastfeeding. The manufacturer recommends that mothers should avoid breastfeeding during treatment and for 2 days after the final dose. An alternate drug may be 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.

Substance Identification

Substance Name

Lefamulin

CAS Registry Number

1061337-51-6

Drug Class

Breast Feeding

Lactation

Anti-Bacterial Agents

Anti-Infective Agents

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