Breastfeeding

Safety of Antimicrobials in Breastfeeding

For all enquiries about the safety of medicines during breastfeeding please contact Medicines Information:

  • CGH ext. 3030 (09.00 – 17.30)
  • GRH ext. 6108 (09.00 – 17.30)

Out-of-Hours Advice

For advice out-of-hours, limited information may be found via the following link. UKMi Lactation Centre: http://www.midlandsmedicines.nhs.uk/content.asp?section=6&subsection=17&pageIdx=1

  • Please note; this information is not exhaustive and should only be used out-of-hours when Medicines Information is closed.
  • Please also check the Manufacturer's Summary of Product Characteristics: http://www.medicines.org.uk
  • The on-call Pharmacist may be contacted out-of-hours via Switchboard  if urgent advice is needed.