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A 18-year-old female asked:

Is there a way to safely smoke marijuana while breastfeeding?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Safe for whom ??: Cannabis is one of those drugs that produce problems for babies however they are exposed.It is transferred in breast milk & can produce sedation, weakness & poor feeding.It can drop milk production for mom. Long them head growth in baby is impaired but the effect on development is unknown. Smoking itself increases risk of crib death & frequency of infections. You give this up to be a mom.

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