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Is keflex safe to take while breastfeeding?
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Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics & Gynecology
5 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Cephalexin or Keflex is safe to use during breastfeeding, .

In brief: Yes
Cephalexin or Keflex is safe to use during breastfeeding, .
Dr. Rahil Malik
Dr. Rahil Malik
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Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
Family Medicine
In brief: Usually yes
This should not be a problem. Always monitor the baby.
There is an extremely tiny risk the baby could get a rash from the medication that you are taking, but this would be very very rare. Nursing an infant is to important to stop when the mom is taking this medication.

In brief: Usually yes
This should not be a problem. Always monitor the baby.
There is an extremely tiny risk the baby could get a rash from the medication that you are taking, but this would be very very rare. Nursing an infant is to important to stop when the mom is taking this medication.
Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
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