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A 27-year-old female asked:

Is it safe to take senna tablets during breast feeding? my baby is just one month old and iam suffering from constipation due to pain killers....

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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Narcotic pain: relievers can get into breast milk and affect the baby. You can increase fluids and fiber and stop the narcotic pain relievers to help the constipation.
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