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Is Oxypowder (constipation remedy) safe during breastfeeding?

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RoRoMommy Sat 12-Jul-08 21:19:17

I've noticed a few postings that mention this stuff, called oxypowder, and apparently it's brilliant for cleaning you out. I could use a little cleaning out, but I am still bf 15m.o. DS. Anyone know if it's safe to use whilst bf?

thanks!

RoRoMommy Sat 12-Jul-08 22:02:52

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RoRoMommy Sun 13-Jul-08 21:40:26

really? No one knows? Am horribly backed up and pretty desperate...

babyOcho Sun 13-Jul-08 21:49:49

You should speak to the pharmacist.

I was having poo problems and asked if I could take stuff and she said no, it would effect DD. She said I needed more fibre.

Hope it helps. Eat some prunes grin

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