A 38-year-old female asked:
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is it safe to use sulfur topically while breastfeeding?

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: Creams/lotions/powders that you apply to the skin are not absorbed in significant quantities so they are fine to use when breastfeeding. This assumes that they are never applied near the breast, where nipple contamination may occur.
Answered on Dec 31, 2018
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