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Does anyone know if Fucidin H is safe to use when bfing ?

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yoyoy Fri 12-Jun-09 20:06:37

My GP prescribed it for me, but the warnings on the info sheet list breastfeeding as a possible contrindication. Has anyone used it ?

Crazycatlady Fri 12-Jun-09 20:35:52

My DD (5 months) has been prescribed it for a slight skin infection in a patch of eczema so would assume fine, unless your actually applying to nips?

FeelingLucky Fri 12-Jun-09 20:40:02

i was told "yes it;s safe" by one GP
and "I wouldn't" by another GP
Sorry if that's not much help.
FWIW I did end up using it when breastfeeding, but by then DD was well over a year old

potatofactory Fri 12-Jun-09 20:40:37

I'm sure it's just fine - I would definitely not hesitate to use it. Virtually every medicine says that - arse-covering.

loobylu3 Fri 12-Jun-09 21:33:48

Yes, definitely fine unless you are applying it to the nipples!!

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