Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
174 Doctors are Online

Severe post c-sect delivery pain. Want to take Diclonac. Is it a safe medication during breastfeeding?

is diclonac safe during breastfeeding? i have a 7 days old baby and had my delivery by a c-sect. i hav already finished the dose of painkillers given by my doctor. however she had said if i frel the pain even after that i can go to her again for extra painkillers. i am experiencing severe pain right now and since its already night time i cant visit my doc before tomorrow morning. pls advice me if i can hav one diclonac for tonight only.
Asked On : Sat, 28 Jul 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  506
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Topics
Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Hi Subhash,
Thanks for writing in to Healthcare Magic!
Yes you can take diclofenac but you should rather keep a more safe drug at hand like a paracetamil tablet or Ultracet to be taken as required.
Diclofenac can be given to lactating mothers with precation means it is not extensively studied in this population.
If you have any further query please let me know I would try to answer it for you.
Wish you a great health!

Answered: Mon, 24 Sep 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor