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I have a three week old. I am all congested. What can I take while breastfeeding? adult content

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Angie_F

Asked by Angie_F at 2:00 PM on Jan. 8, 2011 in Health

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  • not sure about the meds, but you should get a neti pot (or something similar) and use it several times a day, at least twice, to clean out your sinuses. drink lots of water, too!
    dullscissors

    Answer by dullscissors at 2:01 PM on Jan. 8, 2011

  • Gen

    Answer by Gen at 2:02 PM on Jan. 8, 2011

  • Thank you ladies :D
    Angie_F

    Comment by Angie_F (original poster) at 2:18 PM on Jan. 8, 2011

  • Salsa is excellent for congestion along with garlic
    tamik981

    Answer by tamik981 at 6:49 PM on Jan. 8, 2011

  • Try a humidifier, or a hot steamy shower. Here's a website that lists safe meds while breastfeeding:

    http://www.babycenter.com/0_drug-safety-during-breastfeeding_8790.bc
    TiffanieJohnson

    Answer by TiffanieJohnson at 12:35 AM on Jan. 9, 2011

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