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22 Jan 2009

Flu medication &amp  breastfeeding
Hi, please tell me which flu meds (if any) are safe to use while breastfeeding.

Thank you.
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Jenine
Rather avoid flu meds - it can dry up your milk and make baby irritable and jittery. You can use Drixine nose spray to open the nose, panado for pain, vit C, and Strepsils.
Dr Bets
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