Is Mucinex (guaifenesin) and zyrtec okay during breastfeeding?

Probably Safe. Guafenesin (mucinex) has some evidence of safety during breastfeeding while Cetirizine (zyrtec) has not been studied. Both are typically safe for use in children though so are unlikely to cause any issues.

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Can I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) while breastfeeding?

Yes. Most over the counter medications are ok, including most decongestants as long as they are taken according to the directions. Mucinex (guaifenesin) is perfectly fine and can be used without concern. Read more...

Can I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) md while breastfeeding?

Maybe. Try natural! You probably mean Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm, which contains. Dexomethorphan. Not a very dangerous medication, but i would advise plain Mucinex (guaifenesin) instead. Better yet, in order to thin secretions 100% safely, drink from a cup some piping hot chicken broth (the real, homemade kind) with as much hot chile pepper added as you can tolerate, which causes copious thin secretions and gets the thick junk out. Seriously! Read more...