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Is Chericof syrup safe while breastfeeding?

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Dr. Pradeep Kumar

Pediatrician, Cardiology

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Posted on Tue, 12 Jun 2018 in Child Health
Question: During brest feeding can I (mother) take chericof syrup?
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Answered by Dr. Pradeep Kumar 41 minutes later
Brief Answer:
You can safely take this medicine in prescribed dosage

Detailed Answer:
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Chericof syrup used for cough, contains dextromethorphan, chlorpheniramine and phenylephrine. All these medicines are considered to be moderately safe in breast feeding mother and does not causes any significant problem if taken in prescribed dosage.
So you can take this syrup as prescribed by your doctor.

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