Clindamycin effects nursing baby
Created by rybaby17 Last post 3 months ago. There are moms who take this medication the whole time they are nursing. I can look them up on thomas Hale's website, which is the author of the book Medication and Mother's Milk, which is the go to reference in regards to medication and nursing.
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome. Thanks in advance for any advice! If you, the breastfeeding mom, has headaches, diarrhea or vomiting consult your doctor. Consulting with a Lactation Consultant, such as myself is a great idea. Clindamycin is a very safe med to use in breastfeeding. I help new moms get a better position and latch and teach them better techniques to avoid Mastitis again.
However, if you are nursing a child or are thinking about it, talk with your healthcare provider before taking this drug.
After a single oral dose of mg of clindamycin in 2 women, milk levels averaged from 0. Thankfully, I grew up with a nurse for a mother, so I know the dangers of stopping a medication. That is a question that I get asked often as a Lactation Consultant.
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The Bump Baby Registry. Tell your doctor you have no intention of throwing away your milk and to figure out a way to treat you while you continue to breastfeed your baby. Also, why does lactmed say this medicine is not recommended to be used during breast feeding if doctor says it is safe to use.
It is possible, although unlikely, that your baby's bowel problems are due to the medication, but I would have expected them to resolve by now. Get weekly updates on baby and your body.
Watch you baby and see if it has any bowel changes, such as diarrhea, thrush or rashes. December in Breastfeeding. I have taken a few pills and am starting to feel an upset stomach.
In a study of 15 women who received mg Clindomycin intravenously, levels of the drug use averaged 1. AdrnalnrshaparentBirthFreedandmoisDeborahgirlspnhillymumJElaineBKatherine73kathymugglelisakMirzammissyclairemoominmammaMylittleTigerNaturallyKaitredsallyRollerCoasterMamarubelinscaramoucheshantimamaSpringshowerssrentextbookcasetranspecosworthy. Press "Continue" button below to begin selecting your HealthSavvy topic s.
The mastitis seems to have gone away no more redness- the redness was small to begin with. If you choose this option, it cannot be undone, and you'll need to choose at least new topic to continue using your HealthSavvy programs. In my practice, I see many moms being prescribed Clindomycin for Mastits.