May 27 2022


No information is available regarding use of lansoprazole during lactation, so it is preferable to use an alternative medication.

Warning of the manufacturer:

It is not known whether lansoprazole is excreted in breast milk. Animal studies have shown excretion of lansoprazole in milk.

The decision on whether to continue or discontinue breast-feeding or treatment with lansoprazole should be made ??taking into account the benefit of breastfeeding for child and the benefit of lansoprazole therapy to the mother.