Breastfeeding is a crucial period in the life of a woman. Restrictions on the use of drugs in this time, sometimes even more than during pregnancy, as if the medicine is absorbed into the woman's blood, it usually allocated with human milk, and thus may have some effect on the infant.
The components of a Polizhinaks
Polizhinaks is a combination drug for the local treatment of gynecological infectious and inflammatory diseases, and is available in vaginal capsules. In order to suppress the livelihoods of most of the flora that can cause diseases such manufacturer (French pharmaceutical company Laboratory Innotech Internacional) introduced in the drug three antibiotics, two of which suppress the growth of bacterial flora (neomycin and polymyxin B), and one - a fungal (Nystatin) .
Due to the presence of a special adjuvant active substances are well distributed over the surface of the vaginal mucosa, penetrating into all the folds. Formulation Polizhinaks also contributes to the improvement of metabolic processes in the mucous membranes of the vulva, vagina and cervix.
When used properly, the components of the drug Polizhinaks hardly get into the blood and do not have a woman's body on systemic exposure. But breastfeeding sometimes getting into the mother's blood, even a small amount of the drug substance may be relevant if it is excreted in breast milk.
How to act on the child's individual components Polizhinaks
Neomycin - an antibiotic of the aminoglycoside, which is able to actively suppress the livelihoods of many Gram-positive and Gram-negative pathogens. Despite this activity, it is used less and less in and intramuscular, as it has a strong toxic to the kidneys and the hearing aid. Locally neomycin consisting Polygynax slightly absorbed into the bloodstream and has no systemic effects on the mother's body, but it can get into breast milk and have some (of course, minor) a toxic effect on the child.
Polymyxin B is an antibiotic
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from the group of polymyxins, it inhibits the ability to live mainly Gram-negative microflora and blends with neomycin. It is even less able to be absorbed into the blood than neomycin, but unfortunately, it also has a toxic effect on the kidneys and the hearing aid that is able to enhance similar effect of neomycin.
Nystatin - is an antifungal antibiotic that inhibits the ability to live yeast fungi genus Candida, causing candidiasis of external genitals (thrush). This medication is not allowed to use during pregnancy and nursing
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Thus, all three active components capable Polygynax even with a slight contact with the mother's blood and breast milk have a negative influence on the child's body.
How to treat a nursing mother
If the application Polizhinaks is necessary for the health of the mother, then you can apply it, interrupting for the duration of breastfeeding. The duration of treatment is 12 days Polizhinaks and with the right approach for this time it is possible to maintain a full lactation.
During the course of treatment Polizhinaks child transferred to artificial feeding age appropriate milk formula
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. A breast milk a mother tries to express that did not stop breastfeeding. Naturally, decant as much milk as the baby is able to suck, it does not, but even if the milk after the treatment will be less than before, anyway, the child gradually begins to suck more milk, and it will arrive. The main thing in this situation, do not panic - just stress
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capable of adversely affect lactation.
Assign Polizhinaks one vaginal capsule daily for the night. Enter the capsule should be as deep as possible.
Contraindications and side effects of the treatment Polizhinaks
If a woman is interrupted for the duration of breastfeeding is contraindicated Polizhinaks only if you are hypersensitive to its components. Side effects may occur allergic reactions.
With care, prescribed by a doctor and of short duration courses Polizhinaks used in kidney function due to renal toxicity of its components.
Polizhinaks during lactation may be used, but only at the time of interrupting breastfeeding.