A 51-year-old female asked:
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during my pregnancy i was diagnosed with alopecia areata, i am now 8 months postpartum and would like to know if i can receive any treatment for it while still breastfeeding?

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Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: but make your doctor aware of continued breastfeeding, as they will consider this with medication prescriptions.
Answered on Jan 15, 2020

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