Ciprofloxacin and breastfeeding

What Are the Benefits of Ciprofloxacin for Urinary Tract Infection?

A plugged (or blocked) duct is an area of the breast where milk flow is obstructed.


My patient has a urinary tract infection and is currently breastfeeding her 9-week-old son. Should I be concerned about osteoarticular toxicity in the infant?

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Animal studies have failed to reveal evidence of embryotoxicity or teratogenicity. Levels reported were 57% (at 2 to 4 hours postdose) to 1000% (at 10 to 12 hours postdose) of that found in maternal serum.

Ciprofloxacin Use During Pregnancy

Although there are concerns about the possible risk of osteoarticular toxicity with ciprofloxacin, the amounts excreted into breast milk are low and studies report no substantial increase in osteoarticular toxicity even with the systemic use of ciprofloxacin in neonates and children.

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