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Posted by: Talitha | 2010/04/20

B12 shots while breastfeeding

Dear Doc

Is''t safe to take B12 shots while breastfeeding..? (just once off).

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Dear Talitha
There should be no problem with having a vit B12 injection during breastfeeding, but just check with the doctor because the B12 will probably be excreted in your milk and may provide baby with a rather large dose for his or her small body.
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DietDoc

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Posted by: DietDoc | 2010/04/21

Dear Talitha
There should be no problem with having a vit B12 injection during breastfeeding, but just check with the doctor because the B12 will probably be excreted in your milk and may provide baby with a rather large dose for his or her small body.
Best regards
DietDoc

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