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is iy safe to use nail hair and skin supplement during breastfeeding?

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Dr. Laurence Fox
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: During pregnancy it usually best to just stay on your prescribed prenatal vitamin. Otc supplements sometimes have contaminants in them that. (unless your supplement is from a company that tests its bulk materials and attests its purity) this holds true during breast feeding. Continuation of the prescribed prenatal is the safest approach for at least the first 6 months.

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