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Carrot Juice While Breastfeeding
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
Depends: Honestly there are tons of slimming drinks out there. I'm sure some of the herbal stimulants in some of those products probably get into the breast milk and therefore may not be safe to drink while breastfeeding. Because of the lack of studies, you're best off using diet and exercise of slimming teas. ...Read more
Yes: A woman can drink orange juice while nursing, if she was fine drinking orange juice in the past. There is not a reason for her to avoid orange juice, unless she starts to have reactions to it. If she thinks the baby is getting a reaction after each time she (the mom) drinks orange juice, then the mom should talk with the pediatrician about it. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yes, to a limit.: Both active ingredients are secreted in breast milk. Too much will affect behavior and no long term studies have been published. Both are promoted as weight loss agents. Breast feeding alone is better than these nutritional supplements. Why not wait! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Drinking herbal teas is ok for a breastfeeding mom . . . But mom should be safe by drinking the types of teas that have been drunk for many generations, by buying from a reputable manufacturer, and by drinking a variety of teas (so not to get too much of one herb's chemicals). Remember that herbs are not strictly regulated, so there may be a little or a lot of herb in teabags of different brands. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yes: While it is generally safe, there are a few uncommon allergic reactions that babies can have to dairy products in the maternal diet. Evaluating your baby's overall level of fussiness after breast-feeding may give you a clue if they're tolerating it well, and blood in your baby's stool is a red flag to stop all dairy products. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Is it safe to juice once a day with greens, beets, & carrots, while breastfeeding my 14 month old?
Yes: Eating cherries will have no ill effects on your baby, though excessive consumption may cause a slight loosening of the stools. ...Read more
My baby is 5 month old and he is 10.5 kg and 76 CM . So is it normal?
He is breastfeeding, but i started to feed him carrot and apple . Shld i cont?
Call Doc: You should discuss this with tour pediatrician.Diffent doctors have different opinions . Size should not really matter. ...Read more
Could my UTI of 2 weeks not go away because I'm breastfeeding? My uti never last this long. Not taking any meds. Drinking plenty water & cranbr juice.
Maybe/not: We know now that cranberry juice does have chemical agents which interfere with the ability of e.coli to thrive in the bladder. We also know that not all burning during urination is due to a UTI. The fact is you may or may not have or have had a UTI and the symptoms may persist because you are not treating it.Proper evaluation & exclusion of this or other possibilities would be a wise choice. ...Read more
Is it safe to drink wheatgrass while breastfeeding my 6 month old? Is there anything to stay away from while juicing and breastfeeding?
Is it true you cannot eat or have grapefruits, lemon and orange juice or eat the fruit while breastfeeding?
Can a breastfeeding mother do a juice cleanse? Fresh juiced fruit and vegetable juice for breakfast, lunch and dinner?
Sure.: It doesn't sound like it would have adequate calories for the woman, but should be fairly nutrient dense (watch out for too much sugar), but not harmful to the baby. Sometimes babies can be affected by the foods their mothers eat (i.E: get constipated babies if moms eat broccoli, or drink milk). ...Read more
I've been having a UTI for 2 weeks now. Am drinking water, cranberry juice, eating right and still have it. Currently breastfeeding. Any relation?
Hello Dr . deborah, since I found orange spot on my 6th mn baby, l read that mean sign of dehydration if i give her organic juice for baby is it help? Or should i add formula milk? I am breastfeeding mom.
I'm sorry but I: don't quite understand your question. Where is the spot? Is she having wet diapers? How does your milk supply seem? Is she eating other foods? ...Read more
I drank cup of aloe vera juice(13% juice)and breastfed baby after an hour.30minutes after breastfeeding he is fine.it means juice didnt affect him?
May be too soon,: Aloe vera juice is present in breast milk and can cause vomiting or diarrhea in the baby. There is no online source that states how much is a problem or how soon or how long the effect lasts. Consider calling poison control and asking those experts, who have access to more specific information. Never take any supplement or over the counter medicine or any medicine or drug not approved by your doc ...Read more
I am exclusively breastfeeding 3 months old baby. I just drank a cup of aloe vera artificially flavored juice. Is it okey while nursing or not?
Breastfeeding and my 4 month old baby boy hasn't had a stool movement in 2 days. Should i worry? What should I do? I've tried prune juice to help.
Breast or formula ?: Breast fed infants can go a little every feed or overflow a diaper once a week. If it is soft when they go i don't worry about it. Formula fed babies usually have a more predictable pattern of daily stools. If stools are getting hard, i often try full strength prune juice, 1oz once or more/d.Takes about 3d to get things moving. ...Read more
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