May 27 2022


Topical Bacitracin is absorbed in irrelevant amounts, so it is unlikely to pose a risk to the breastfed baby. Apart from considerations about its suitability, bacitracin and other local use drugs should not be used in vehicle paraffins (ointments) if applied on the breast.

Warning of the manufacturer:

No information is available regarding the secretion of this drug in breast milk.