Provider: National Library of Medicine
Contents: full text, mobile access, patient education
Access Level: Free, Open Access
Descriptions: Residing within TOXNET, this is a peer-reviewed reference tool to help patients and healthcare professionals answer questions about drugs to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed, whether prescription, over-the-counter or illicit. Information is focused on the possible effects for lactating mothers and breastfed infants and includes links to related and/or alternate drugs. These detailed articles include references, chemical structure and registry numbers, and drug classification.
Keywords: breastfeeding, drug metabolism, drugs, infant, lactation, women