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crawling sensation on skin while breastfeeding

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Forcier
Specializes in General Practice
Yes: Being skin to skin with your baby helps regulate baby's heart rate and temperature, encourages baby to feed more often, stimulates your milk productio ... Read More
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Dr. Jennifer Thomas
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Yes: Absolutely! it's one of the best things to do with a newborn to help with milk supply. The more time mom and baby spend together, the more opportuni ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
HAIR DYE: No problem with breastfeeding. Go ahead feed your baby.
A female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
General rule: In general, any lotion or oil you apply the your skin does not transfer meds inside your body that might be passed into breast milk.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashu Syal
Dr. Ashu Syal answered
29 years experience Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
No: Looks like you got an allergic reaction.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: There would not be any problem.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
37 years experience Pediatrics
Skin products: Avoid skin care products containing steroids, lead and heavy metals. However remember only a very tiny amount of product from a over the counter skin ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lonna Larsh
29 years experience Family Medicine
It's probably ok: But how about you just get products that are totally safe? I love the environmental working group's website for finding safe products and for evaluati ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
SKIN CREAM: Skin medications are less absorbed than oral rx. It is safe to use it during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Breast feeding: For safety sake i would avoid the products while breast feeding.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sari Nabulsi
Specializes in Pediatrics
Irritation: You probably have small cut on your Breast and needs some some lanolin lotion to help with the healing process.

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