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Can I Breastfeed If I Have Been Sedated Recently
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
How soon after taking a single IV dose of diazepam (sedation for dental procedure) can I breastfeed my 7m old baby?
If diazepam will remain in my bloodstream for ~24hrs, why should I not breastfeed my 7m old for 2-3 days after a single dose (sedation for dental op)?
To completely clear: the medication from your system takes 2-3 days. In the meantime you can pump and discard your milk so your supply remains brisk. ...Read more
I am breastfeeding a 7m old baby. Is it safe to take a single dose of diazepam (sedation for dental procedure)? I'm afraid I don't know the dose.
Yes: You need to ask your own doctor or anesthesiologist about the specific instructions, which will depend on the medications used and the timing of the surgery. But in general, it is safe to nurse after anesthesia. You may have to "pump and dump" after surgery once or twice, but the exact routine depends on the circumstances. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Recently hurt my back and want 2 use meds I have such as tramadol, however I'm breastfeeding. How long after taking med is it safe to breastfeed?
I currently breastfeed my 6 month old and have recently increased my Prozac (fluoxetine) from 40mg to 60mg. Is it safe for me to bf him or should I start to ween?
My baby is a month old and is being breast feed and I recently noticed that the inner part of her lips have turned black.. ?
Sucking blister: Babies can get a little "sucking blister" from nursing. Most commonly it occurs on the top lip, but can also be the bottom lip. Just before she latches, with her mouth wide, take your index finger and roll the top lip outward, to get the lip tissue out of the way of the breast. This should help! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My baby's 4mon check up is in 1 week. Recently her head started sweating when I breastfeed her. Should I take her in now or is it safe to wait?
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