Contraceptive During Breast Feed

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Hi plz guide me can I take sabz sitara tablet exp during Brest feed? Someone told that its harmful for baby? What else can be done if I have doubt either I have conceived or not, my baby is only 2 months old and husband don't want to use condums

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Dr. Shaheena Asif - Gynecologist

MBBS,FCPS | Lahore

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Try to avoid tablets

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Dr. Summiya Manzoor - Gynecologist

MBBS, FCPS (Gynecology/ Obstetrics) | Karachi

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Tablets are not good when your baby is on exclusive breast feed they can decrease breast milk supply. Use family planning injection for now and after that switch to oral contraceptive tablets when baby starts weaning food by 6 months of age.

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Oral contraceptives r bound to use on regular basis, I want to avoid medicine daily, our IC routine is once or twice in a month that's y I want a medicine I can take before or after, is there any such medicine? Or is it safe during breast feed!?

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Contraceptive During Breast Feed
  • Try to avoid tablets

  • Tablets are not good when your baby is on exclusive breast feed they can decrease breast milk supply. Use family planning injection for now and after that switch to oral contraceptive tablets when baby starts weaning food by 6 months of age.


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