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Posted by: Saren | 2009/12/08

Eltroxin &  Breastfeeding

Hi Dr
I have a 6month old baby, and still breastfeeding is it fine to go back on Eltroxin 0.1mg 1 x day while still breastfeeding as i am going to gym and eating sensibly, but the weight is just not comming off.

thanks

saren

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Hi Saren
If you take eltroxin while breastfeeding your levels must be carefully monitored not to cause hyperthyroidism in the baby ( eltroxin is excreted in breast milk)
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Posted by: cyberdoc | 2009/12/08

Hi Saren
If you take eltroxin while breastfeeding your levels must be carefully monitored not to cause hyperthyroidism in the baby ( eltroxin is excreted in breast milk)
dr Bets

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