There are high number of clear evidence that breastfeeding provides best nutrition that you can give to your baby. It is also evident that lactation is good for mothers health as well. Evolution has designed breastfeeding in a way that it caters all nutritional need of your child. However modern medicine is quite new for evolution, that is why mothers body is not well prepared to filter unnecessary chemical found in medicines. It becomes a necessity to figure out which drug is safe and which drug is dangerous for your newborn while nursing. In this article we will understand function of Ferrum Acidum Cholalicum 4 Special Order Powder and its suitability with breastfeeding.
What is Ferrum Acidum Cholalicum 4 Special Order Powder used for?
Directions: FOR ORAL USE ONLY.
Brief: Use: Temporary relief of headache.
Is using Ferrum Acidum Cholalicum 4 Special Order Powder unsafe in breastfeeding? Can there be bad consequences for baby if I use it while breastfeeding?
FDA does not regulate Ferrum Acidum Cholalicum 4 Special Order Powder. There is no credible study done on safety of Ferrum Acidum Cholalicum 4 Special Order Powder while breastfeeding, Same holds truth for almost all homeopathic medicines however homeopathic medicines go through a process called potentisation. In potentisation homeopathic preparation goes through repeated dilution and shaking. Homeopaths state that repeated dilution and shaking helps the body to heal naturally. Due to extreme dilution of active ingredients homeopathic medicines are mostly safe in breastfeeding, Hence we can consider Ferrum Acidum Cholalicum 4 Special Order Powder as safe to use while breastfeeding.. Below we have provided analysis of its active ingredients. Safety rating of ingredients holds truth for herbal product but may not apply for homeopathic diluted drugs.
Ferrum Acidum Cholalicum 4 Special Order Powder Breastfeeding Analsys
Ferrous cation while Breastfeeding Safe
CAS Number: 299-29-6
Several ferrous salts of iron (ascorbate, aspartate, citrate, chloride, fumarate, gluconate, lactate, oxalate, succinate, sulfate, glycine sulfate, etc.) are used in oral administration for treating or preventing iron deficiency anemia.Its molecular weight varies from 170 for the fumarate and succinate, and from 280 for lactate and sulfate to 400 for aspartate and ascorbate. Characteristics of iron metabolism in the body make unlikely that it would be excreted in a significant amount into breast milk.It is a medication used for treatment of Neonatal Anemia in premature babies. Iron is excreted in small amounts in human milk, usually being enough for covering the daily needs of infants due to its high bioavailability. There is no correlation between mother's daily intake of iron and its concentration in breast milk.Iron supplementation to the mother does not increase levels of iron in breast milk or infant plasma significantly. Excessive supplementation can reduce the zinc concentration in milk. WHO List of Essential Medicines 2002: compatible with breastfeeding.
What should I do if I am breastfeeding mother and I am already exposed to Ferrum Acidum Cholalicum 4 Special Order Powder?
Due to high dilution of ingredients in homeopathic medicines they do not create much problem for baby. Ferrum Acidum Cholalicum 4 Special Order Powder is a homeopathic medicine and if your baby does not have any abnormal symptoms then there is nothing to worry about. Be careful with too much usage of ethanol based homeopathic medicines during breastfeeding.
My health care provider has asked me to use Ferrum Acidum Cholalicum 4 Special Order Powder, what to do?
Homeopathic medicines are usually safe in breastfeeding and if Ferrum Acidum Cholalicum 4 Special Order Powder has been recommended by doctor then there should be no concern about its usage in breastfeeding.
If I am using Ferrum Acidum Cholalicum 4 Special Order Powder, will my baby need extra monitoring?
Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Ferrum Acidum Cholalicum 4 Special Order Powder 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