Can I use ibuprofen (Advil) or paracetamol (Tylenol) whilst breastfeeding?

Can I use ibuprofen or paracetamol whilst breastfeeding?Although we don't love to admit it, many of us don't deal with pain very well and are more than happy to take a painkiller when even a slight headache begins.However, when you're a mother and you're breastfeeding, you may wonder whether you sho...
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Should I avoid medication when breastfeeding?

You've been suffering from a bad headache all day, but while you'd ordinarily just take a couple of painkillers, it suddenly occurs to you that the medication could pass into your breast milk and potentially affect your baby. So what do you do?!Take it and wean your baby for a while? Just do your be...
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