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What can I take for heartburn while breastfeeding?

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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
27 years experience in Family Medicine
Zantac (ranitidine): Zantac (ranitidine).
Answered on Feb 20, 2013
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Dr. Marcus Degraw
21 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: Yes, most of the common heartburn meds are safe with breastfeeding. Use the lowest dose possible, of course, but really pepcid, zantac, (ranitidine) ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Take antacids: Taking antacids will help your heartburn but will not interfere with your breast feeding.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Probably safe: with breast feeding, no harm done, enjoy your baby
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes,you can take: 40 mg safely

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