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5 weeks post birth and breast feeding - how do I treat thrush?

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Newmummy1995 Wed 23-Nov-16 00:08:06

Hi! I've never had thrush before but down there has been so itchy the past few days. It's not my stitches as they've already healed. It's all red down there- is this thrush? I'm still slightly bleeding, expecting it to stop any day though. How can I treat it? I'd rather avoid the GP and just buy something from the shop but I don't know what's safe whilst breast feeding??

Thanks for your help xxx

NK346f2849X127d8bca260 Wed 23-Nov-16 17:46:20

You can use the Canestan vaginal pessary preparations but not the oral ones when BF... well you could a few years back!

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