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Is biotin safe for baby while breast feeding?

Is biotin safe for baby while breast feeding?

Yes: No problem with this medication.It achieves a level as one of the most benign medications taken during lactation. ...Read more

Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Breastfeeding (Definition)

Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more


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Body cares slimimg tea during breast feeding is safe?

Tea: Substances other then drugs are very difficult to determine whether or not they are completely safe. Most teas (especially herbal) have multiple flower components - you can find several books on breastfeeding and herbal compounds and see if safe.A. ...Read more

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Is safe for nursing mothers to drink GNC womens ultra mega?

Is safe for nursing mothers to drink GNC womens ultra mega?

Not proven safe: The extraordinarily large doses of the vitamins in this product can result in high blood levels, which in turn can mean excessive levels in breast milk. The caffeine component is also passed through breastmilk. Experts recommend minimizing caffeine use in breastfeeding mothers. Stick to a regular prenatal vitamin and a healthy diet and exericse until your child has weaned. ...Read more

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Is drinking human milk products go against vegan code?

Is drinking human milk products go against vegan code?

Yes: Vegans eat no animals or animal by-products, which milk is considered. ...Read more

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Is el marino blanc safe for breastfeeding mothers?

Is el marino blanc safe for breastfeeding mothers?

No: Collagen supplements have not been tested for safety when ingested by breastfeeding mothers. It is better to avoid these until you are no longer breastfeeding or until safety data can be well established. ...Read more

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Is smoking marijuana while breast feedong safe?

Is smoking marijuana while breast feedong safe?

Not at all: The drug will pass to baby in the BM.The baby will also be exposed to the risks of smoking whether you do it in front of baby or not.These include higher risk of respiratory disease, crib death and others.In my state when the kid tested positive you would go to jail for child endangerment and the kid would go to foster care. ...Read more

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Asking about black cohosh during breastfeeding?including both:1-safety on breastfed baby? 2-effect on milk production?

Asking about black cohosh during breastfeeding?including both:1-safety on breastfed baby? 2-effect on milk production?

Estrogen/Blackcohash: Black cohash contains extra estrogen that may not be needed at this breastfeeding time. Ask your OB MD about this before you begin to take this medication. He/she will know your post delivery physical condition. ...Read more

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Can breastfeeding moms smoke synthetic marijuana?

Can breastfeeding moms smoke synthetic marijuana?

NO: Synthetic marijuana ("spice") has been made illegal in many states - smoking it results in significant lung injury and even death. I you are not only endangering yourself - but your unborn child as well. ...Read more

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Why is horsetail tea bad for nursing mothers?

Why is horsetail tea bad for nursing mothers?

Couple of reasons:: Horsetail contains some nicotine, which is not good for kid (or adults). Also, like other herbal supplements, there are no large studies showing risks and benefits in anyone, and none in kids. Lastly, herbal supplements are not regulated by the FDA and can be poor quality, contain contaminants, or other junk. Don't risk it. See a great resource for herbs & supplements: http://tinyurl.com/hskp2xr ...Read more

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Is collagen safe for breastfeeding moms?

Is collagen safe for breastfeeding moms?

Collagen...: ...Is a significant ingredient in all types of meat, and the primary protein in jello. All of these are safe to eat in pregnancy and lactation. ...Read more

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Slimming tea is safe for breastfeeding mom?

Slimming tea is safe for breastfeeding mom?

Depends: That depends on the ingredients, but many of these products contain stimulants like caffeine, which very well may be a problem for a breastfeeding mom. I would not use these products while nursing. ...Read more

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Why is breast feeding beneficial?

Why is breast feeding beneficial?

Breast milk: Because it has all the natural ingredients and antibody protection that a healthy infant requires to be able to thrive. ...Read more

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Is nido fortified safe for unborn baby?

Is nido fortified safe for unborn baby?

Please clarify: Nido fortified is an instant milk that is designed for children aged 4-12 so i don't understand what this has to do with an unborn baby. I think it would be safe for a mother to take during pregnancy, even though it is not meant for this purpose. It is not meant to be a food for newborn babies. Breastfeeding is far and away the best source of nutrition for a baby. Any formula is far inferior. ...Read more

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I add formula supplement to breastfeeding my 3 weeks old. Does formula neutralize breastmilk benefits?i have heard so

I add formula supplement to breastfeeding my 3 weeks old. Does formula neutralize breastmilk benefits?i have heard so

Dilutes some: If you look at the antibody protection afforded in natural milk, there is none in formula. Supplementation does reduce the antibody intake/day in proportion to how much supplement is taken. For most, it has no significant effect. ...Read more

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Is soya formulas harmfull for babies?

Is soya formulas harmfull for babies?

No: Many babies have trouble with cow's milk. If not breast fed, soy formulas are often a good choice. ...Read more

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Is Shakeology protein powder safe for breastfeeding?

Is Shakeology protein powder safe for breastfeeding?

Not sure: I reviewed the shakeology web site and there were some concerns that I have reviewing the ingredients They list several added anti-oxidants and nutrients and basically my concern is that these have not been studies in babies The other question would be how much of the shake is being transferred through breast milk and that has also not been studied- I think a well balanced diet is likely better ...Read more