Bottle & Breastfeeding: Claritin

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Zyrtec and Breastfeeding

Did anyone else have trouble producing milk while on Zyrtec? I am no longer breastfeeding and am disappointed that I was unable to produce milk for my son. I went to a lactation consultant for months-even tried supplemental drugs to help my supply. I ended up pumping for 5 months (my son was frustrated with me since I wasn't producing and wouldn't breastfeed) and in the end was getting like an ounce and a half for a 45 minute pumping session. So in hindsight, I was wondering if my Zyrtec was to blame for this. If so, for baby #2, I'm...


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What Meds Can I Take While Breast Feeding?

Help! I am having a severe allergy attack from all of the pollen in my area. My son is 7 1/2 months old and I still breast feed him. I am leary of taking any medications while I'm breast feeding him. Someone told me Sudafed, Ibuprofen, and Tylenol were the only meds I am o.k. to take. What about for allergies?

Feeding Problems

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Need to Be Freed from Breast Feeding

Ok Ladies, My beautiful 2yr old daughter is addicted to my breasts. I am to a point where I don't know what to do. SHE WONT GET OFF!!! We live with my mother for now, and I tried to just say no and let her cry, but then my mom gets involved, and start fussing about her crying and how it disturbs her and the neighbors (she never breast feed and doesn't understand). I feel trapped in the world of breast feeding. It doesn't even feel natural anymore. I want my body back but have this 2yr old attached to it!! I also tried using her sippy cup...

Nursing While Sick or Taking Medication

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Claritin and Milk Supply?

Today my physician prescribed Claritin for my very persistent sinus problems and I am very hesitant to use it, as I'm afraid to lessen my current supply for my 12 week old. Does anyone have any current or prior experience with Claritin while breastfeeding? Much thanks to everyone in advance :)