May 27 2022


No information is available about the possible adverse effects on the baby of the taking of flurbiprofen by the mother breastfeeding her child.

According to available data, this substance reaches a very low concentration in human milk, which, coupled with its fast elimination, makes it unlikely the risk of side effects on the infant, which is extended also to the presentation in the form of eye drops.

It is estimated that the child can get to take a dose between 0.1 and 0.5% of the dose given to the mother.

Warning of the manufacturer:

Is not yet demonstrated the safety of prolonged drug used in pregnancy and lactation.