MYTH-I take medication, so I can't nurse.

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Can I take medication while breastfeeding?

MYTH-I take medication, so I can't nurse.

There are very few medications that are contraindicated for nursing mothers. Do research and discuss options with your doctor before weaning needlessly. Read Medication and Mothers Milk or call your local LLL leader to see what medications are safest.

   

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