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LactMed (retired)

Metadata Updated: July 2, 2023

This version of LactMed data is no longer updated. Current LactMed data is available on Bookshelf.

The LactMed database contains information on drugs and other chemicals to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. It includes information on the levels of such substances in breast milk and infant blood, and the possible adverse effects in the nursing infant. Suggested therapeutic alternatives to those drugs are provided, where appropriate. All data are derived from the scientific literature and fully referenced. A peer review panel reviews the data to assure scientific validity and currency.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: See this page for license information.

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Dates

Metadata Created Date March 16, 2021
Metadata Updated Date July 2, 2023

Metadata Source

Harvested from Healthdata.gov

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date March 16, 2021
Metadata Updated Date July 2, 2023
Publisher National Library of Medicine
Maintainer
Identifier https://datadiscovery.nlm.nih.gov/api/views/r48h-qc9c
Data First Published 2020-09-18
Data Last Modified 2023-06-30
Category Consumer Health
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 009:25
Metadata Context https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.jsonld
Metadata Catalog ID https://healthdata.gov/data.json
Schema Version https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema
Catalog Describedby https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.json
Harvest Object Id 4e614dd9-46a3-48bb-9beb-e8007407e991
Harvest Source Id 651e43b2-321c-4e4c-b86a-835cfc342cb0
Harvest Source Title Healthdata.gov
Homepage URL https://datadiscovery.nlm.nih.gov/d/r48h-qc9c
License http://opendefinition.org/licenses/odc-odbl/
Program Code 009:041
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash ec800afad06556c6861665de2d396f7cbcfbc1f7
Source Schema Version 1.1

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