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A 36-year-old female asked:

Is it safe to take "baby" asprin while breastfeeding? i am worried about increasing the risk of reye's syndrome in my nursing infant.

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Caution advised: Aspirins use during breast feeding viewed with caution. Ibuprofen has a similar anti -platelet effect as baby Aspirin but is considered safe.

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Last updated Feb 27, 2017

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