Lactation

What is Lactation?

Lactation describes the secretion of milk from the mammary glands and the period of time that a mother lactates to feed her young. The process can occur with almost all post-pregnancy female mammals.In humans the process of feeding milk is also called breastfeeding or nursing.

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Is cal 123 by pharmed XXXXXXX is safe during pregnancy and lactation,it contains calcium aspartate 500mg+calcium citrate 750mg+calcium orotate...

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yes its safe.

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yES, It can be taken during pregnancy and even lactation but the...

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My wife is lactating and suffering from diarrhoea and have given her Redotil and Darolac . now can she feed the...

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Well mostly redotril and loperamide are...

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Hi I'm breastfeeding my infant of 17 days old and I used to take focalin xr 25mg but half of the capsule only how long do I have to wait to...

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There is limited information available regarding focalin xr and...

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