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The Motherisk Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy (NVP) Forum

Motherisk receives questions from around the world about morning sickness symptoms, effects, treatments and ways to cope. Those questions and answers are posted here for anyone to read, provided the reader acknowledges and accepts the proviso and disclaimer below.

Forum > Treatment: Diclectin
Diclectin and breastfeeding

NVP Counselor
Date: 2004-08-06

Question:
i am pregnant and breast feeding my 8 month old daughter. Is diclectin safe during breast feeding.

Answer:
Taking Diclectin while breastfeeding is not uncommon. Diclectin is safe during pregnancy and safe for the nursing infant. The standard dose of Diclectin (4 pills per day) is not a problem. Although Diclectin will be present in the milk, no one has reported noticing any side effects on the child.

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