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A 42-year-old female asked:

I have been suffering from acid reflux (heartburn and feeling a lump in my throat), but am also nursing. what is a safe medication to take while breastfeeding? famotidine or omeprazole? thank you?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Paul Ganjian
Cosmetic Dentistry 24 years experience
See a physician : I strongly recommend have a clinician exam you instead.
Dr. Amadeo Rivera
Specializes in Internal Medicine
BOTH : If you were diagnosed with GERD and currently lactating then both can be use while breastfeeding due to the fact that no known risk of infant harm based on limited human data;

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Last updated Jan 4, 2021

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