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What medicine can be taken for headache during breastfeeding?

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What medicine can my wife safely take for her headache while she is still breastfeeding?
Posted Thu, 15 Aug 2013 in Headache and Migraines
Answered by Dr. Prasad 1 hour later

She can safely take paracetamol tablets while breast feeding. If you are in the US, paracetamol is available over the counter as Tylenol. She can use it twice or thrice a day without any second thoughts.

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