Iloperidone

Drug Levels and Effects:




Summary of Use during Lactation:


Because no information is available on the use of iloperidone during breastfeeding, an alternate drug may be preferred, especially while nursing a newborn or preterm infant.


Drug Levels:


Maternal Levels.

Relevant published information was not found as of the revision date.

Infant Levels.

Relevant published information was not found as of the revision date.


Effects in Breastfed Infants:


Relevant published information was not found as of the revision date.


Possible Effects on Lactation:


Iloperidone causes minimal increases in serum prolactin.[1][2] The prolactin level in a mother with established lactation may not affect her ability to breastfeed.


Alternate Drugs to Consider:


Haloperidol,Olanzapine,Risperidone


References:


Cutler AJ. Iloperidone: a new option for the treatment of schizophrenia. Expert Rev Neurother. 2009;9:1727-41. PMID:19951132
Weiden PJ, Cutler AJ, Polymeropoulos MH, Wolfgang CD. Safety profile of iloperidone: a pooled analysis of 6-week acute-phase pivotal trials. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2008;28 (2 Suppl 1):S12-9. PMID:18334908



Substance Identification:




Substance Name:

Iloperidone

CAS Registry Number:

133454-47-4

Drug Class:


  • Antipsychotic Agents


  • Administrative Information:




    LactMed Record Number:


    796


    Last Revision Date:


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