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Is Montek-LC safe during lactation?

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Dr. Deepti Verma

OBGYN, Maternal and Fetal Medicine

Practicing since :2009

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Posted on Mon, 29 Aug 2016 in Pregnancy
Question: My wife is currently breast feeding my 3 month old daughter. She has just got a bad bout of cold.. Is it safe for her to take montek lc medicine?
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Answered by Dr. Deepti Verma 35 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Montec LC can be taken safely

Detailed Answer:
Hi dear,
I have gone through your question and understand your concerns.
Montec LC can be safely taken while breastfeeding.
However, she should take steam 2-3 times a day with medications to get relief early.
If fever or cough is there, then antibiotic may be required.
Hope you found the answer helpful.
Regards
Dr Deepti Verma
OBGYN
Maternal and fetal medicine specialist
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