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A 38-year-old female asked:

Im a breastfeeding mother who took some panadol (acetaminophen). how long do i have to wait before giving my breast milk to baby?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Breastfeeding: There is no problem with using panadol (acetaminophen). You can continue to breastfeed as always.
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Dr. Jane Van Dis
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
You don't: You don't have to wait for this medication to be out of your system before breastfeeding, you're fine to breastfeed while taking this medication.
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Last updated Sep 18, 2013

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