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10 Aug 2010

Breastfeeding
I have a 9 month old baby and breast feeding in the evenings and weekends. I am currently taking microval. Is the pill still safe for my baby at her age? Is it advisable that I still continue with this pill as I have been taking it for +- 8 months? If not what alternative pill can I take, that will not have hormonial things in it (i.e. safe for the baby) and not reduce my milk flow as I still want to continue to breast feed.

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pharmacist

01 Jan 0001

Hi Nadi

This is the preferred pill if you are stll breastfeeding and no adverse effects have been reported in infants of mothers taking this medicine.
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