Breastfeeding and Medication

Prescription medications, over-the-counter medications and herbs are complicated topics for most breastfeeding mothers. Which ones are compatible with breastfeeding and which ones should you avoid? How do these medications make their way into the breast milk and what type of effect can they have on mom and baby? And what are some helpful hints to help build up your immune system this flue season?

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  • Ask Breastfeeding Experts

    Our team of experts are here to help you throughout your breastfeeding journey. Send your questions through email or voicemail sent through our website, and allow our experts to ease your concerns and quench your curiosity!

  • Overcoming Societal Booby Traps

    We want you to have a positive breastfeeding experience… without feeling “booby trapped” by the cultural, institutional and legal barriers that prevent us from making informed decisions? How can we change the overall perception of breastfeeding within our society?


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