Is Chloramphenicol compatible with breastfeeding? Do we have alternatives for Chloramphenicol?


December 31, 2014 (High Risk)

Stupor, flatulence or vomiting have been described. Theoretical risk though never reported of bone marrow toxicity. Use only if necessary. Avoid any use during neonatal period.

Be aware of the possibility of false negative results of bacterial cultures when the mother is on antibiotics.


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