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A 41-year-old member asked:

Is diltiazem hydrochloride 2% cream suitable for breastfeeding?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
yes: I couldn't find any data on what percentage, if any systemic absorption occurs with Diltiazem cream, however, oral Diltiazem (which obviously has systemic effects) is considered safe for lactating women.
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