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Is Orofer XT safe for an infant? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 25-Jul-2014
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Very Good Posted in: Child Health
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Practicing since : 2002
Answered : 106 Questions
User:just a small query
Doctor:I think you are discussing about some medicine.
Doctor:Please go ahead with your query.
User:i have a 6 monrth old baby. she is on breast feed. i took ( ccm and orofer xt tab) for 2 months and stopped it. can i continue till she is on breast feed
User:does tablet got side effect
Doctor:This medicine is routinely prescribed following delivery.
Doctor:It has no harmful effects on the baby.
Doctor:It can be continued upto 3-6 months.
User:i m planning to feed her for 1 yr
Doctor:Stop orofer XT if you develop stomach pain or gastritis.
Doctor:Have you followed?
Doctor:Is there any other question?
User:i m not having stomach pain instead i m not having hair fall when i m taking orofer xt
Doctor:The hair fall is most likely the effects of pregnancy, hormone disturbance and anemia.
Doctor:Generally such conditions lasts for 4-6 months.
Doctor:I am glad it is improving now.
Doctor:You can continue the orofer XT for another couple of months.
User:ok thanks doc
Doctor:You can take a call whether or not to continue for some more time
Doctor:based on how you feel.
Doctor:Hope I am clear.
Doctor:Do you have any more questions?
User:no doc thanks
Doctor:Thanks for visiting me here. Bye for now.
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