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May i drink medlemon while breastfeeding? baby is 6 months old and he's on solids twice a day, the rest of the meals are breast milk only.

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh answered

Specializes in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma

The ingredient list: Aspirin 800 mg. Caffeine 50 mg. Ascorbic acid 45 mg. Menthol 9.5 mg. is concerning because of the aspirin dose during a viral illness. Instead of combination medications, vitamin C and tea may provide similar relief from cold symptoms. The use of nasal saline, cool air mist and staying well hydrated during feeding will also provide relief.

Answered Feb 29, 2020

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