How does coversyl blood pressure medication effect breast milk?

Not known yet. It is not known if it's distributed into breast milk and the literature suggests using caution; ask your doctor if there is a different blood pressure medicine you can take while you are breastfeeding.

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What does it mean if blood come out with breast milk?

Feeding injury. Some babies will actually break a blood vessel within the mass of your nipple or breast during feeding. It will usually self heal but may produce some inflammation or pain & baby may spit up milk tainted with the blood. Read more...

Is it okay to feed my baby my expressed breast milk that has a drop of my blood in it? (it's from my cracked nipple) thanks!

Bloody breast milk. It is a common event that during the process of breast feeding, maternal blood from nipples or milk ducts, can stain the breast milk, with the resulting bloody, rusty, or brownish decoloration. Babies will continue ingestion the breast milk with no problems. Ocassionally, the baby's stool can turn dark, or black color, as a reflexion of the metabolism of the maternal blood in the baby's intestine. Read more...

Its said HIV virus is spread via Blood, Semen and Vaginal fluid. Is HIV virus present in other bodily fluids such as breast milk and Human sweat?

Breast milk: Yes. The following fluids can contain high levels of HIV: Blood, semen (cum), pre-seminal fluid (pre-cum), vaginal fluids, rectal (anal) mucus, and BREAST MILK and can infect. Other body fluids and waste products—like feces, nasal fluid, saliva, SWEAT, tears, urine, or vomit—DO NOT contain enough HIV to infect. Read more...

Had mirena (levonorgestrel) for 1yr having watery blood and breast milk. I get sharp pains in my vagina and on my right side about 1.5 inches below bra line.

Concerning. It's unclear where this watery blood is coming from? If coming from your breast, seek attention immediately as blood from breast can be a sign of cancer. Breast milk production isn't normal either and is not due to mirena, (levonorgestrel) this is something you would also want to see physician for to make sure no tumor in brain. Sounds like a visit to doctor is in order. Best wishes. Read more...

I have 2 day old infant (2nd child) and I have extremely sore cracked nipples. I pumped milk and right breast milk had blood clots. Help please.?

Don't worry! some bleeding from the nipples is normal and if the baby gets a little of your blood in the milk it is ok. If there is a lot, you could dump it if it makes you feel better. Use a gentle barrier ointment like lanolin on your nipples after nursing. Make sure to vary nursing positions and alternate starting breast. See a lactation consult if things don't improve in a few days. . Read more...

What dose of coversyl medication should you take for a blood pressure of 133/99?

Depends . . . Coversyl is the British brand of perindopril which is part of the ACE inhibitor class of blood pressure (BP) lowering medications. Dosing is a very individual decision: different people need different doses. Besides treating hypertension, ACE inhibitors protect the kidneys (in those w/diabetes) & heart (in those w/heart failure) & lower death rate in those who've suffered a heart attack. Read more...