Is anidulafungin safe during breastfeeding?

Scientists gave anidulafungin to nursing rats. They found the medication in the mother's milk. However, no studies were done on nursing women. So, we do not know if anidulafungin gets into human breast milk. Anidulafungin should only be given to nursing mothers if the benefits to the mother outweigh the risks to the baby.

Continue Learning about Antifungal

What foods should I avoid if I take antifungal medication?
F. Michael Gloth, IIIF. Michael Gloth, III
If you take antifungals such as fluconazole (Diflucan), griseofulvin (Grifulvin), ketoconazole (Nizo...
More Answers
What is Cresemba?
Cresemba is a brand name for isavuconazonium, a strong antifungal medication intended to treat serio...
More Answers

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.