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Can I take heartburn medication while breastfeeding?

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Dr. Kevin Windisch
Pediatrics

In brief: Yes

These are safe. For more information of breast feeding watch: http://www.
Youtube.Com/watch?V=bpnylbjilsy.

In brief: Yes

These are safe. For more information of breast feeding watch: http://www.
Youtube.Com/watch?V=bpnylbjilsy.
Dr. Kevin Windisch
Dr. Kevin Windisch
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Dr. Marcus Degraw
Pediatrics

In brief: Yes

Yes, most of the common heartburn meds are safe with breastfeeding.
Use the lowest dose possible, of course, but really pepcid, zantac, (ranitidine) prilosec, or any proton pump inhibitor are find for breastfeeding mothers.

In brief: Yes

Yes, most of the common heartburn meds are safe with breastfeeding.
Use the lowest dose possible, of course, but really pepcid, zantac, (ranitidine) prilosec, or any proton pump inhibitor are find for breastfeeding mothers.
Dr. Marcus Degraw
Dr. Marcus Degraw
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