Sulindac

Drug Levels and Effects:




Summary of Use during Lactation:


Because no information is available on the use of sulindac during breastfeeding, its relatively long half-life and glucuronide metabolite, other agents 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:


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


Alternate Drugs to Consider:


Acetaminophen,Flurbiprofen,Ibuprofen,Indomethacin,Naproxen,Piroxicam


References:






Substance Identification:




Substance Name:

Sulindac

CAS Registry Number:

38194-50-2

Drug Class:


  • Analgesic Agents

  • Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Agents


  • Administrative Information:




    LactMed Record Number:


    248


    Last Revision Date:


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