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Description

LactMed, part of the National Library of Medicine's (NLM) Toxicology Data Network (TOXNET®), is a database of drugs and other chemicals to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. It includes information on the levels of such substances in breast milk and infant blood, and the possible adverse effects in the nursing infant. Suggested therapeutic alternatives are provided to those drugs where appropriate. All data are derived from the scientific literature and fully referenced. Data are organized into substance-specific records, which provide a summary of the pertinent reported information.

 Free in Google Play

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Apr 04, 2014 (almost 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 1 year, on average.

Nov 04
2018
(Current)
Version 3.4

- Updated drug information
- Minor UI improvement

May 31
2017
Version 3.1

Updated drug information.

Jul 11
2016
Version 3.0

Updated data and user interface icons.

Mar 19
2015
Version Varies with device

Data update: Additional drugs and references

Previous 3 versions
1

Total Ratings

5
1
4
0
3
0
2
0
1
0
590

Total Ratings

5
390
4
91
3
42
2
21
1
43