A 29-year-old female asked:
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i recently purchased monistat 1 (tioconazole) for a yeast infection that i developed while on an antibiotic and wanted to know is it safe to use while breastfeeding?

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Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
35 years experience Pediatrics
Yes it's safe. : Wash your hands to prevent getting nipple or areola areas cross contaminated risking passing it them to the baby's mouth.
Answered on May 14, 2016

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Yes: Yes, you can if you are certain you have a yeast infection.
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Safe: Fluconozole is generally considered safe to use during breastfeeding. I would ask your OB/GYN or Family Doctor to make sure they agree with that befo ... Read More
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