Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer | Alcohol Gel Breastfeeding
Breast milk is superior in nutrition, It provides resistance against infections and allergies, It is naturally sterile. Despite all the advantages of breastfeeding some mothers choose to pause the breastfeeding in fear of harmful effects of medicines passing in breast milk. Are you wondering about breastfeeding and using Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer | Alcohol Gel ? Know what is Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer | Alcohol Gel and how it can affect your breast milk and whether Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer | Alcohol Gel is safe for your kid or not.

I am currently breastfeeding and I want to know if using Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer | Alcohol Gel is safe for my kid? Does it have any effect on milk production?

Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer | Alcohol Gel safe for breastfeeding
Alcohol is the only one ingredient used in manufacturing of Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer | Alcohol Gel, Which makes it easier to analyze its effect in breastfeeding. As per our analysis of Alcohol it is safe to use Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer | Alcohol Gel while lactating. We suggest you to check further details below about Alcohol usage in breastfeeding.

Alcohol and Breastfeeding

Safe

Pregnant and breast-feeding healthcare workers appear to be well within safe exposure limits and can use alcohol-based hand rubs and similar products without risk to fetus or baby. The internal doses of ethanol associated with frequent use of hand sanitizers and scrubs are hundreds of times lower than the concentration that might be related to developmental effects.

Note: Study and data for tropical use only

Warning: Tropical usage in breast area shall be avoided to prevent it passing orally in Infants.


What if I already have used Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer | Alcohol Gel?

Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer | Alcohol Gel is safe in breastfeeding and should not create any health problem for your baby but in case you feel any health issue associated with Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer | Alcohol Gel you should contact your doctor or health care provider. Be it pregnancy or lactation you shall keep your doctor informed.


My health care provider has asked me to use Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer | Alcohol Gel, what to do?

Definitely, Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer | Alcohol Gel is safe in lactation for baby. No wonder your doctor has recommended it.


If I am using Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer | Alcohol Gel, will my baby need extra monitoring?

No extra baby monitoring required while mother is using Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer | Alcohol Gel


Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Purell Instant Hand Sanitizer | Alcohol Gel in breastfeeding?

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

UK
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

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

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