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InfantRisk Center Publications


  • Krutsch K, Adams K, Shinwari M, Baucom RB. Persistence of Oxaliplatin Transfer into Human Milk: A Case Report [published online ahead of print, 2023 Apr 21]. Breastfeed Med. 2023;10.1089/bfm.2023.0037. doi:10.1089/bfm.2023.0037

  • Bateman DN, Hale TW. Opioid analgesia for breastfeeding mothers. BMJ. 2023;380:p514. Published 2023 Mar 15. doi:10.1136/bmj.p514

  • Rosen-Carole C, Datta P, Palmiter K, Starks K, Hale TW. Transfer of Injected Triamcinolone into Human Milk of a Lactating Patient Suffering from Idiopathic Granulomatous Mastitis. Breastfeed Med. 2023;18(1):74-77. doi:10.1089/bfm.2022.0220. 


  • Baker TE, Croop R, Kamen L, et al. Human Milk and Plasma Pharmacokinetics of Single-Dose Rimegepant 75 mg in Healthy Lactating Women. Breastfeed Med. 2022;17(3):277-282. doi:10.1089/bfm.2021.0250. 

  • Majdinasab E, Haque S, Stark A, Krutsch K, Hale TW. Psychiatric Manifestations of Withdrawal Following Domperidone Used as a Galactagogue. Breastfeed Med. 2022;17(12):1018-1024. doi:10.1089/bfm.2022.0190. 

  • Garner CD, Kendall-Tackett K, Young C, Baker T, Hale TW. Mode of Cannabis Use and Factors Related to Frequency of Cannabis Use Among Breastfeeding Mothers: Results from an Online Survey. Breastfeed Med. 2021 Dec 3. doi: 10.1089/bfm.2021.0151. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34870449.


  • Datta P, Melkus MW, Rewers-Felkins K, et al. Human Milk Endocannabinoid Levels as a Function of Obesity and Diurnal Rhythm. Nutrients. 2021;13(7):2297. Published 2021 Jul 3. doi:10.3390/nu13072297. 
  • McLaurin-Jiang S, Garner CD, Krutsch K, Hale TW. Maternal and Child Symptoms Following COVID-19 Vaccination Among Breastfeeding Mothers. Breastfeed Med. 2021 Sep;16(9):702-709. doi: 10.1089/bfm.2021.0079. Epub 2021 Jun 25. PMID: 34171971.
  • Dodd SE, Hunter Guevara LR, Datta P, Rewers-Felkins K, Baker T, Hale TW. Dexmedetomidine Levels in Breast Milk: Analysis of Breast Milk Expressed During and After Awake Craniotomy. [published online ahead of print, 2021 Jun 18]. Breastfeed Med. 2021;0(0). Doi:10.1089/bfm.2021.0138. PMID: 34143658.
  • Datta P, Bramnik A, Rewers-Felkins K, Krutsch K, Baker T, Hale TW. Transfer of Apixaban into Human Milk. Obstet Gynecol. 2021;137(6):1080-1082. doi:10.1097/AOG.0000000000004388. PMID: 33957661.
  • Hale TW, Krutsch K. Opioid Use in Breastfeeding Mothers and Neonatal Risks. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2021 Mar;109(3):573-575. PMID: 33314071.
  • Wilkerson H, Datta P, Rewers-Felkins K, Baker T, Hale TW. Maternal Transfer of Cetirizine Into Human Milk. J Hum Lact. 2021 Feb;37(1):135-138. PMID: 32853084.
  • Marshall K, Datta P, Rewers-Felkins K, Krutsch K, Baker T, Hale TW. Transfer of the Serotonin Modulator Vortioxetine into Human Milk: A Case Series [published online ahead of print, 2021 Apr 16]. Breastfeed Med. 2021;10.1089/bfm.2021.0074. PMID: 33861632



  • Muysson M, Marshall K, Datta P, Rewers-Felkins K, Baker T, Hale TW. Rivaroxaban Treatment in Two Breastfeeding Mothers: A Case Series. Breastfeed Med. 2020;15(1):41-43. PMID: 31532233.
  • Ciplea AI, Datta P, Rewers-Felkins K, et al. Dimethyl fumarate transfer into human milk. Ther Adv Neurol Disord. 2020;13:1756286420968414. PMID: 33193814.
  • Datta P, Ciplea AI, Rewers-Felkins K, Baker T, Gold R, Hale TW, Hellwig K. Cladribine transfer into human milk: A case report. Mult Scler. 2020;1352458520912173. PMID: 32507055.
  • Muysson M, Datta P, Rewers-Felkins K, Baker T, Hale TW. Transfer of Dicloxacillin into Human Milk. Breastfeed Med. 2020;15(11):715-717. PMID: 32678981.
  • LaHue SC, Anderson A, Krysko KM, et al. Transfer of monoclonal antibodies into breastmilk in neurologic and non-neurologic diseases. Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm. 2020;7(4):e769. PMID: 32461351.



  • Burra B, Datta P, Rewers-Felkins K, Baker T, Hale TW. Transfer of Cyclobenzaprine into Human Milk and Subsequent Infant Exposure. J Hum Lact. 2019 Aug;35(3):559-562. PMID: 31017819.
  • Datta P, Baker T, Hale TW. Balancing the Use of Medications While Maintaining Breastfeeding. Clin Perinatol 2019;46:367-382. PMID: 31010565.
  • Fierro ME, Datta P, Rewers-Felkins K, et al. Cyclophosphamide Use in Multiple Sclerosis: Levels Detected in Human Milk. Breastfeed Med. 2019;14(2):128-130. PMID: 30589584.
  • Krysko KM, LaHue SC, Anderson A, et al. Minimal breast milk transfer of rituximab, a monoclonal antibody used in neurological conditions. Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm. 2019;7(1):e637. PMID: 31719115.



  • Datta P, Rewers-Felkins K, Kallem RR, Baker T, Hale TW. Determination of Mesalamine levels in Human Milk as a Function of Dose. Breastfeed Med. 2019 Mar;14(2):98-101. PMID: 30431332.
  • Datta P, Rewers-Felkins K, Aurora N, Baker T, Hale TW. Estimation of Riluzole Levels in Human Milk and Infant Exposure During Its Use in a Patient With ALS. J Hum Lact 2018;34:355-357. PMID: 29100479.
  • Baker T, Datta P, Rewers-Felkins K, Thompson H, Kallem RR, Hale TW. Transfer of Inhaled Cannabis Into Human Breast Milk. Obstet Gynecol 2018;131:783-788. PMID: 29630019.
  • Baker T, Datta P, Rewers-Felkins K, Hale TW. High-Dose Methotrexate Treatment in a Breastfeeding Mother with Placenta Accreta: A Case Report. Breastfeed Med 2018;13:450-452. PMID: 29985651.
  • Aurora S, Aurora N, Datta P, Rewers-Felkins K, Baker T, Hale TW. Evaluating Transfer of Modafinil Into Human Milk During Lactation: A Case Report. J Clin Sleep Med 2018;14:2087-2089. PMID: 30518447.
  • Hale TW, Baker T, Datta P, Rewers-Felkins K, Thompson H, Kallem RR. In Reply. Obstet Gynecol. 2018;132(3):781. PMID: 30134399.



  • Clowse ME, Forger F, Hwang C, et al. Minimal to no transfer of certolizumab pegol into breast milk: results from CRADLE, a prospective, postmarketing, multicentre, pharmacokinetic study. Ann Rheum Dis 2017;76:1890-1896. PMID: 28814432.
  • Datta P, Rewers-Felkins K, Baker T, Hale TW. Transfer of Montelukast into Human Milk During Lactation. Breastfeed Med 2017;12:54-57. PMID: 28002678.
  • Datta P, Rewers-Felkins K, Kallem RR, Baker T, Hale TW. Transfer of Low Dose Aspirin Into Human Milk. J Hum Lact 2017;33:296-299. PMID: 28418802.
  • Wang J, Johnson T, Sahin L, et al. Evaluation of the Safety of Drugs and Biological Products Used During Lactation: Workshop Summary. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2017;101(6):736-744. PMID: 28510297.



  • Almas S, Vance J, Baker T, Hale T. Management of Multiple Sclerosis in the Breastfeeding Mother. Mult Scler Int 2016;2016:6527458. PMID: 26966579.



  • Baker TE, Cooper SD, Kessler L, Hale TW. Transfer of natalizumab into breast milk in a mother with multiple sclerosis. J Hum Lact 2015;31:233-236. PMID: 25586712.
  • Cooper SD, Felkins K, Baker TE, Hale TW. Transfer of methylprednisolone into breast milk in a mother with multiple sclerosis. J Hum Lact 2015;31:237-23. PMID: 25691380.
  • Newton ER, Hale TW. Drugs in Breast Milk. Clin Obstet Gynecol 2015;58:868-884. PMID: 26457856.
  • Rowe H, Baker T, Hale TW. Maternal medication, drug use, and breastfeeding. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 2015;24:1-20. PMID: 25455573.



  • Rowe HE, Felkins K, Cooper SD, Hale TW. Transfer of linezolid into breast milk. J Hum Lact 2014;30:410-412. PMID: 25098610.



  • Kendall-Tackett K, Cong Z, Hale TW. Depression, sleep quality, and maternal well-being in postpartum women with a history of sexual assault: a comparison of breastfeeding, mixed-feeding, and formula-feeding mothers. Breastfeed Med 2013;8:16-22. PMID: 23249130.
  • Rowe H, Baker T, Hale TW. Maternal medication, drug use, and breastfeeding. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2013;60:275-294. PMID: 23178070.



  • Griffin SJ, Milla M, Baker TE, Liu T, Wang H, Hale TW. Transfer of carboplatin and paclitaxel into breast milk. J Hum Lact. 2012;28:457-459. PMID: 23087196.
  • Hale TW, Siddiqui AA, Baker TE. Transfer of interferon beta-1a into human breastmilk. Breastfeed Med. 2012;7:123-125. PMID: 21988602.
  • Montgomery A, Hale TW, Academy Of Breastfeeding M. ABM clinical protocol #15: analgesia and anesthesia for the breastfeeding mother, revised 2012. Breastfeed Med 2012;7:547-55. PMID: 23215911.



  • Hale TW, Kendall-Tackett K, Cong Z, Votta R, McCurdy F. Discontinuation syndrome in newborns whose mothers took antidepressants while pregnant or breastfeeding. Breastfeed Med. 2010;5(6):283-288. PMID: 20807106.
  • Lai CT, Hale TW, Simmer K, Hartmann PE. Measuring milk synthesis in breastfeeding mothers. Breastfeed Med. 2010;5(3):103-107. PMID: 20433368.
  • Deacon J, Rowan M, Keil AD, Hale TW. Re: MRSA as a cause of postpartum breast abscess in infant and mother. J Hum Lact. 2010;26(2):105-106. PMID: 20413712.
  • Kendall-Tackett K, Hale TW. The use of antidepressants in pregnant and breastfeeding women: a review of recent studies. J Hum Lact. 2010;26(2):187-195. PMID: 19652194.