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What Meds Can A Breast Feeding Mother Take For Fever
Most of them, yes: Most of the anti-depressants used for mdd are perfectly fine to take while you are breast feeding. There are a very few exceptions of rare ones used, so i would run it by your doc or a lactation consultant for a specific med. One thing i would let you know, thoug, is some of them may slightly dry up your milk if you are not drinking enough fluids, so really push your intake of water every day! ...Read more
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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Depends on which one: Most antibiotics used in dentistry are safe for the mom and the breast feeding baby. Sometimes penicillins (amoxicillin), cephalosporins (keflex) , and macrolides (z-pack) may cause your baby to have loose stools. Tetracycline is the one that causes discoloration of baby's teeth if taken while pregnant. One rarely prescribed antibiotic, chloramphenicol, should not be used while breast feeding. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Varied diet, fluids: It is important to eat a good variety of foods including all of the food categories - proteins, carbohydrates and fats. You need extra calcium to avoid your body stealing it from your bones for the milk. Most important, you need extra fluids - about 100 ounces daily. Calorie intake should be about a thousand calories more than your usual intake. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My baby is 2 weeks old and breast feeding on demand every 2-3 hours. Is it okay to give her water or herbal tea with feeds to help ease tummy cramps?
Is it better for a newly pregnant woman to stop breast feeding her 5 months baby ? What side effects would happen
Don't stop!: Long-term benefits of breastfeeding a baby are huge, and a mom will be able to breast-feed both after delivery with no problems. Absolutely no risks associated with continuing to breast-feed during a new pregnancy. http://www.babycenter.com/404_is-it-safe-to-breastfeed-during-pregnancy_8935.bc ...Read more
Is it ok to take domperidone maleate 10 mg to help produce more breast milk for my newborn ?It seems i'm not getting enough milk for her .
Many people...: ....Swear it works. It is not approved in the United States for that purpose because there is insufficient evidence that it is either safe or effective. Nevertheless, many people use it. Many people also use fenugreek for that purpose. You can get it in health food stores, it's been used for centuries, it's safe, and it might help too. Stay well hydrated, rest when you can. Good luck. ...Read more
Given Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) for mastitis, can I continue to give baby my breast milk or pump and dump ? Same question For ibuprofen.
I'm a breastfeeding mom and have a head cold. My son takes formula as well. Wanting to take zyrtec (cetirizine) d or dayquil. How long should I wait to nurse again?
Nursing: Okay to nurse while taking most over the counter medicines. ...Read more
Hi Doctor I'm currently breast feeding my baby.so is there any skin product which I should avoid while breast feeding which can be harmful for my baby?
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