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Can I take Azo for urinary pain relief while exclusively breast feeding?

Can I take Azo for urinary pain relief while exclusively breast feeding?

AZO for pain: Azo's product for urinary pain is pregnancy category b, but there are insufficient data/tests to determine its safety in breastfeeding. Your OB or pediatrician might have more specific recommendations. ...Read more

Dr. Sheila Smith
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Can I take Azo while breast feeding?

Can I take Azo while breast feeding?

AZO…: Is a company that makes a variety of medications for urinary tract infections, yeast, pms, etc. Please specifiy to which product you are referring. ...Read more

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Is Azo yeast safe while breast feeding?

Is Azo yeast safe while breast feeding?

Azo yeast: Azo yeast contains boneset (eupatorium perfoliatum), mistletoe leaf (viscum album) ; lactobacillus sporogenes. The product site states “pregnant ; breastfeeding women are advised to consult their doctor.” it does not appear to be well studied. Unless your physician is familiar w this product ; can clear it’s use – would not recommend taking while pregnant or breast feeding. ...Read more

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Is Azo medication safe for breast feeding?

Is Azo medication safe for breast feeding?

According to : Drugs.Com no recommendations can be made on the use of large quantities of cranberry products during breastfeeding.". ...Read more

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Can Azo urinary pain relief delay a period ?

Missed period: If a period is late, the first thing to consider is pregnancy. Other possible causes include stress (physical or emotional ), an illness, change in environment, thyroid disease and some medications. Best to check for pregnancy with a pregnancy test first. ...Read more

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Can you take cold medicine while breast feeding?

Can you take cold medicine while breast feeding?

It depends on what: the medication is. Taking Robitusin of Mussinex should be fine. I would check with your doctor or your babies pediatrician for other medications. ...Read more

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How to quit breast feeding ? Do I have to take medicine ?

How to quit breast feeding ? Do I have to take medicine ?

Maybe pain medicine: If a breastfeeding woman stops abruptly, she will still get engorged with milk. She may have to pump occasionally to relieve the discomfort, but cannot pump too often or she will keep making milk. She can take some tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin for 2 or 3 days if needed to relieve pain. Quitting gradually (switching one feeding to formula, then 2 feedings, and then 3 feedings, etc...) is less painful. ...Read more

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Is fenugreek completely safe to take while breast feeding? I need to increase my supply.

Is fenugreek completely safe to take while breast feeding? I need to increase my supply.

Probably: Fenugreek has been used for hundreds of years to increase milk supply. I have not been able to find any reports of harm from using fenugreek while lactating. Studies on its actual effectiveness, though, are equivocal. My opinion: it probably won't hurt, and it very well might help. I doubt people would have used it this long if it didn't help, at least some of the time. Give it a try. ...Read more

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Can i take medicines to reduce my fever while breast feeding?

Can i take medicines to reduce my fever while breast feeding?

Yes.: Yes you may take tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen at the appropriate dosage safely while breast feeding. However if fever > 101 lasts longer than 3 days please consult with your doctor. And keep nursing-this keeps the baby's immunity strong. ...Read more

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Ace weight loss, can I take while breast feeding?

Ace weight loss, can I take while breast feeding?

No: All diet pills are extremely risky.Not only can they dysregulate your metabolic system and your stress response system, thereby increasing the risk for developing depression &anxiety.They can interfere with absorption of nutrients. All of these situations are bad, esp during lactation and postpartum. Eat small meals frequently, drink lots of water, rest to destress and help body function better! ...Read more

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Can u take imodium (loperamide) while breast feeding ?

Yes for a short time: Some small amounts of loperamide (imodium) may appear in breast milk. This is unlikely to adversely affect the baby particularly if used for a short time( at most 2 days).Keep to max dose of 4 tablets in 24 hrs (generally adult max is 8 tabs/24hrs). Drowsiness, constipation can occur.Drink plenty of water to prevent dehydration. See your doctor if diarrhea persist for more than 2 days. Take care. ...Read more

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Can I take ducolax laxative tablets if I am breast feeding ?

Can I take ducolax laxative tablets if I am breast feeding ?

Yes: The active ingredient in ducolax is poorly absorbed from the gut and reaches negligible levels in the blood or breast milk. There are no known ill effects on breast feeding infants. See:medications and mothers milk, hale, 2010. ...Read more

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What blood pressure tablets can one take when breast feeding?

What blood pressure tablets can one take when breast feeding?

Probably safe : No medication can be recommended to be 100 percent safe. Some of the betablockers, calcium channel blockers and thiazides would be considered to be probably safe. Best would be to discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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Im breast feeding is it oky to take an all natural diet supplement....

Im breast feeding is it oky to take an all natural diet supplement....

All natural suppleme: Must be sure the all natural supplement has safe ingredients, and then it would be ok. ...Read more

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Is Olive leaf extract safe to take while breast feeding if so how much ?

Is Olive leaf extract  safe to take while breast feeding if so how much ?

Olive leaf extract: No clinical studies have been done with breastfeeding mothers. Also olive leaf extract can lower blood sugar and blood pressure. Wise to avoid this herbal extract. ...Read more

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What over-the-counter medication can II take for UTI when im breast feeding?

What over-the-counter medication can II take for UTI when  im breast feeding?

Cranberry: Get a cranberry supplement at your local health food store. Pure cranberry juice will also help though not as good as caps - not ocean spray as it is mostly water. ...Read more

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Any subject, be it anatomy, physiology, or object pertaining to urine. For example: urinary tract (anatomy), urinary catheter (object), ...Read more