5 doctors weighed in:

Can i take Excedrin for a headache while breastfeeding? Ibuprofen not helping.

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

An occassional excedrin is perfectly safe to take while breastfeeding.
Can also use tylenol (acetaminophen) or non-medical things such as a warm shower, neck wrap/massage, deep breathing.

In brief: Yes

An occassional excedrin is perfectly safe to take while breastfeeding.
Can also use tylenol (acetaminophen) or non-medical things such as a warm shower, neck wrap/massage, deep breathing.
Dr. Holly Maes
Dr. Holly Maes
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Board Certified, Obstetrics & Gynecology
27 years in practice
49M people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors