Researchers are studying how much medication is passed through breast milk. Mothers of infants who are less than 180 days old are breastfeeding and taking one of the following prescription medications may be eligible: Cipro®, Vibramycin Hyclate®, Lexapro®, Levaquin®, Ritalin®, Imitrex®, Lysteda®, or Cyklokapron®. You may be reimbursed for time and travel.
IRB:20181205B - Pharmacokinetics and Safety of Commonly Used Drugs in Lactating Women and Breastfed Infants
MEET THE RESEARCHER
Anne-Marie Rick, MD, MPH, is an Instructor in General Academic Pediatrics at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh. Dr. Rick’s research interests include maternal and infant infections, maternal vaccines for the prevention of neonatal disease, and global health.