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20 Mar 2007

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My baby is now 7 weeks old, I breastfed him until last week but thought that my milk was not good anough and put him on formula. My milk supply got very low and I decided to get pills from the pharmacy to dry up my milk. I have finished the pills 2 days ago but I still have some milk. Now I do want to breastfeed my baby again and have heard that if i put him to breast, my milk supply will build up again. I just need to know if it is safe for me to breastfeed my baby after I have taken those pills for drying up your milk.

Please tell me this so that I can get breasfeeding as soon as possible again.

Thanks
Sonette
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CyberDoc
cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear Sonette
if you took Lactosec you can start breastfeeding again. you may have to supplement with bottle the first few days
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