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Is It Ok To Take Migraine Medication 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
Tylenol (acetaminophen) and Motrin: Certain medicines are safe for nursing and some are not. Tylenol (acetaminophen) and Ibuprofen are safe medicines for nursing and effective for migraines. If you are on other medicines and want to know if they are safe, speak to your physician. Here's a website where you can access information about the safety of specific medicines: http://toxnet.Nlm.Nih.Gov/cgi-bin/sis/htmlgen?Lact. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pharm closed. Out of imitrex (sumatriptan). Really bad migraine and editorial deadline in two days. Need to work. Have prodrin. Can i take prodrin breastfeeding?
Is maxalt (rizatriptan) ok to take while breastfeeding? I haven't had a migraine since before pregnancy. Now 3m pp, want to be ready if menstrual migraines return.
I have the chills, migraine, sore throat, nausea and my body's aching. What could I take? Breastfeeding a 6 month old.
Dr. can evaluate: Throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (Tamiflu (oseltamivir) may be used for influenza), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. A person might see a doctor if the sore throat is very painful or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep throat and influenza). Meanwhile, Motrin or Tylenol may help with symptoms. ...Read more
Yes: Almost all madication go through the milk to the baby, some could harmful to the baby. ...Read more
My wife took two exedrin migraine and continued breastfeeding. Is this something we should worry about?
Breastfeeding and Imitrex (sumatriptan) for migraine safe? If not, how long will it stay in my breastmilk after taking?
No info available: Sumatriptan (imitrex) is excreted into human breast milk. Caution is advised when considering the administration of sumatriptan to a nursing woman. The american academy of pediatrics has no position on the use of sumatriptan during breast-feeding. Infant exposure to sumatriptan can be minimized by avoiding breastfeeding for twelve hours after treatment with sumatriptan. (by the fda website). ...Read more
I've just had a baby 2 month old not one migraine while pregnant, now they're back worse than ever, lasting days at a time.breastfeeding.what can i do?
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