Younggaksan | Apricot Kernel, Powdered Glycyrrhiza, Powdered Platycodon Root, Powdered Senega Powder while Breastfeeding
It is a well known fact that breastfeeding is best source of nutrition for infants. Breast milk provides minerals, vitamins and antibodies in most acceptable format when they need it. Nutrition taken by mother passes to breast-milk and same thing applies to medicines taken by mothers. Not all drugs cause problem for baby but some do. Lets analyze if Younggaksan | Apricot Kernel, Powdered Glycyrrhiza, Powdered Platycodon Root, Powdered Senega Powder is safe for baby while breastfed.

What is Younggaksan | Apricot Kernel, Powdered Glycyrrhiza, Powdered Platycodon Root, Powdered Senega Powder ?


Directions (take without water) ■ adult and children 15 years of age and older: 0.3g ■ children 7 to under 15 years of age: 0.2g three to six times a day ■ children 5 to under 7 years of age: 0.1g three to six times a day ■ children under 5 years of age: ask a doctor

Purpose: Helps loosen phlegm (mucus) and thin bronchial secretions to rid the bronchial passageways of bothersome mucus and make coughs more productive temporarily relieves: cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation as may occur with the common cold or inhaled irritants the intensity of coughing the impulse to cough to help you get to sleep

Younggaksan | Apricot Kernel, Powdered Glycyrrhiza, Powdered Platycodon Root, Powdered Senega Powder safe in breastfeeding?

Younggaksan | Apricot Kernel, Powdered Glycyrrhiza, Powdered Platycodon Root, Powdered Senega Powder Contains 4 active ingredients that are Platycodon grandiflorus root, Polygala senega root, Apricot kernel oil, Glycyrrhizin. We do have breastfeeding analysis and safety rating of some of the active ingredients but unfortunately we do not have any information of some of active ingredients used. Below we have provided whatever information we do have. But please do not take any decision based on below provided information and contact your health care provider as this information is incomplete.

Younggaksan | Apricot Kernel, Powdered Glycyrrhiza, Powdered Platycodon Root, Powdered Senega Powder Breastfeeding Analsys


Glycyrrhizin while Breastfeeding

Unsafe

CAS Number: 1405-86-3

Root of leguminous herb is used. Content: essential oil, flavonoids, tannins, saponins, hydroxi-coumarins.... Unproven effects: anti-ulcerative and expectorant. Indication after Commission E of German Ministry of Health: gastritis, gastric ulcer, cough, bronchitis. Because of mineralocorticoid effects, Pseudoaldosteronism, Hypokalemic palsy, Hypernatremia, Edema, Heart arrhythmias and Arterial Hypertension, a longstanding use or abuse of licorice may be a cause of severe health disorders. May be a cause of abortion and premature labor if taken while pregnancy. Since it has anti-prolactin and estrogenic effects, decrease of milk production can occur within the first weeks after birth. Reportedly, one case of hyperprolactinemia has occurred. There is no proof on its galactagogue effect. Glycyrrhizin is responsible of many effects of Licorice which is excreted in small amount into breast milk. Two infants younger than one months were severely intoxicated (lethargy) after their mothers had drunk an daily average of 2 liters of a beverage containing a mixture of Licorice, Fennel, Anise and Goat's rue. It was assumed to be related to anethol contained in the fennel and anise.



What should I do if already breastfed my kid after using Younggaksan | Apricot Kernel, Powdered Glycyrrhiza, Powdered Platycodon Root, Powdered Senega Powder?

Not much study has been done on safety of Younggaksan | Apricot Kernel, Powdered Glycyrrhiza, Powdered Platycodon Root, Powdered Senega Powder in breastfeeding and its ingredients. Even we do not have complete information about usage of Younggaksan | Apricot Kernel, Powdered Glycyrrhiza, Powdered Platycodon Root, Powdered Senega Powder in breastfeeding so at this point a trained medical professional could be your best bet. If you observe anything abnormal with your baby please contact 911.


My doctor has prescribed me Younggaksan | Apricot Kernel, Powdered Glycyrrhiza, Powdered Platycodon Root, Powdered Senega Powder, what should I do?

If your doctor considers Younggaksan | Apricot Kernel, Powdered Glycyrrhiza, Powdered Platycodon Root, Powdered Senega Powder safe enough to prescribe for you that means its benefits should outweigh its known risks for you.


If I am using Younggaksan | Apricot Kernel, Powdered Glycyrrhiza, Powdered Platycodon Root, Powdered Senega Powder, will my baby need extra monitoring?

We are not Sure, Please check with your healthcare provider or doctor.


Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Younggaksan | Apricot Kernel, Powdered Glycyrrhiza, Powdered Platycodon Root, Powdered Senega Powder 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