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Can a woman that's nursing take pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate)?

Not recommended. Recommend against use of pepto - bismol by nursing mothers because some may be excreted into breast milk. The salicylate in the pepto- bismol could put the baby at risk for development of reye’s syndrome. Read more...

Should I take pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) for my campylobacter?

Maybe. If you have campylobacter the pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) is part of a treatment regimen. Have you had a bx or blood test for this.? Peptobismol will help the symptoms but will not resolve the problem. To eradicate is complex and needs multiple meds. Read more...