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LactMed

Database URL: http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/cgi-../../../../bin/sis/htmlgen?LACT

 

Description: LactMed is a free peer-reviewed database included in NLM’s TOXNET system of databases. It covers information on drugs and lactation and currently has over 450 drug records. The records include maternal and infant drug levels, effects on breastfeeding infants, effects on lactation, and alternate drugs to consider.

 

Access: Available freely on the Internet.

 

Provider: National Library of Medicine