A 28-year-old male asked:

Is it safe to take slow mag fizzies while breastfeeding? my wifes milk supply is down due to her menstrual cycle and they recommended calcium & magnesium to increase her supply.

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Yes: The components of this formulation are considered safe for use in either pregnancy or breastfeeding.
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Last updated Jan 20, 2019
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