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Evening Primrose Oil and breastfeedinh? Yay or nay?

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BobbyGrantycal Fri 14-Sep-07 10:51:32

Just been told by doc to try eveninng primrose oil for mid cycle breast pain.

Read online that you should not take it when breast feeding.

is it jusdt the usual 'dont take anything' thing or different.

fwiw it is only one feed per day

popsycal Fri 14-Sep-07 13:01:13


popsycal Fri 14-Sep-07 14:37:08

anyone know?
I have googled and am getting avrying views

BBBee Fri 14-Sep-07 14:38:37

i did - figured it was broken down as a fat.

if worried why not take it after evening feed - you know when there is a long(ish time before the next feed.

popsycal Fri 14-Sep-07 14:39:33

kellymom says its fine and I am inclined to believe that site more than others tbh

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