Kali Muriaticum 6 [hp_x] Breastfeeding

Most health expert recommend six month of exclusive breastfeeding but statics suggest that numbers are not good, almost 95% mothers start breastfeeding but this number drops to 40% in first three month and further it drops to 15% till fifth month. Sometime its due to need of medication usage. Because of these statics its important to provide good information on safety of drugs in breastfeeding so that it can be improved when possible. In this FAQ sheet we will discuss about exposure to Kali Muriaticum 6 [hp_x] while breastfeeding. We will also discuss about common side effects and warnings associated with Kali Muriaticum 6 [hp_x].

What is Kali Muriaticum 6 [hp_x] used for?

This tissue salt helps relieve symptoms of colic, indigestion, flatulence and constipation.* *These claims have not been reviewed by the Food and Drug Administration. They are based on traditional homeopathic practice.

Brief: ...........................................Colic, indigestion, flatulence, constipation

Is Kali Muriaticum 6 [hp_x] usage safe while breastfeeding? If a lactating mother is using it can there be any effect on growth or development of infant?

Kali Muriaticum 6 [hp_x] safe for breastfeeding
As per our analysis Kali Muriaticum 6 [hp_x] contains only one ingredient and that is Potassium chloride. We have analyzed Potassium chloride and it seems to be safe to use Potassium chloride while breastfeeding, that means usage of Kali Muriaticum 6 [hp_x] shall be safe while breastfeeding. Below you can check more details of Potassium chloride usage in breastfeeding. We recommend you to go through provided detailed analysis as below take decision accordingly.

Note: Due to high dilution of active ingredients in homeopathic medicines most homeopathic medicines are safe while breastfeeding.

Kali Muriaticum 6 [hp_x] Breastfeeding Analsys

Potassium chloride while Breastfeeding


CAS Number: 7447-40-7

Human milk has a potassium concentration of 13 meq/L, almost a half of rehydration solution content and a quarter of maximal IV recommended dose. Potassium supplementation does not alter milk concentration without increasing mother’s serum concentration, which is strictly limited from 3,5 to 5,5 meq/L.

Is Kali Muriaticum 6 [hp_x] safe while breastfeeding

What should I do if already breastfed my kid after using Kali Muriaticum 6 [hp_x]?

Homeopathic medicines usually do not cause harmful effects on breastfed babies. Kali Muriaticum 6 [hp_x] is a homeopathic medicine and if your baby does not have any abnormal symptoms then there is nothing to worry about. Some homeopathic medicines contain alcohol (ethanol) and such homeopathic medicines in high dosage can have bad effect on development of baby.

I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Kali Muriaticum 6 [hp_x], is it safe?

Homeopathic medicines are usually safe in breastfeeding and if Kali Muriaticum 6 [hp_x] has been recommended by doctor then there should be no doubt about its usage in breastfeeding.

If I am using Kali Muriaticum 6 [hp_x], will my baby need extra monitoring?

Not really.

Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Kali Muriaticum 6 [hp_x] in breastfeeding?

National Womens Health and Breastfeeding Helpline: 800-994-9662 (TDD 888-220-5446) 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday

National Breastfeeding Helpline: 0300-100-0212 9.30am to 9.30pm, daily
Association of Breastfeeding Mothers: 0300-330-5453
La Leche League: 0345-120-2918
The Breastfeeding Network supporter line in Bengali and Sylheti: 0300-456-2421
National Childbirth Trust (NCT): 0300-330-0700

National Breastfeeding Helpline: 1800-686-268 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Telehealth Ontario for breastfeeding: 1-866-797-0000 24 hours a day, 7 days a week