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


June 11, 2007 (Very Low Risk)

Phospholipid precursor.

It is a product of low therapeutic effectiveness; It’s efficacy has not been proved. It is a product of nil or scanty usefulness that could be entirely avoided.


We do not have alternatives for Citicoline since it is relatively safe.

Very Low Risk

Compatible. Not risky for breastfeeding or infant.

Low Risk

Moderately safe. Mild risk possible. Follow up recommended. Read the Comment.

High Risk

Poorly safe. Evaluate carefully. Use a safer alternative. Read the Comment.

Very High Risk

Not recommended. Cessation of breastfeeding or alternative.