Development of the first clinical classification of drugs used during lactation.
- At: 2005 FIP Congress in Cairo (Egypt)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: HUSSEIN, Gamal (Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy, Pharmacy Practice, Loma Linda, California, United States of America)
The infant is recognized as the unintended recipient of drugs administered to the lactating mother. While a letter classification exists for drug use during pregnancy, a similar one is not available for lactation. Our objective was to create a classification system, to collect and evaluate available drug data, and to apply our classification on.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.