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I have a sore throat and use Oregano oil for relief. Can I take it while lactating- breastfeeding a 2 month old?

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Dr. Peter Baumann
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Not recommended

Oregano in medicinal doses, such as one would take to treat a sore throat, is not recommend while breast feeding.

In brief: Not recommended

Oregano in medicinal doses, such as one would take to treat a sore throat, is not recommend while breast feeding.
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In brief: According to lactmed

No data exist on the excretion of any components of oregano into breastmilk or on the safety and efficacy of oregano in nursing mothers or infants.

In brief: According to lactmed

No data exist on the excretion of any components of oregano into breastmilk or on the safety and efficacy of oregano in nursing mothers or infants.
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