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 Publix | Calcium Polycarbophil Tablet while breastfeeding. We will also discuss about common side effects and warnings associated with Publix | Calcium Polycarbophil Tablet.
What is Publix | Calcium Polycarbophil Tablet used for?
▪relieves occasional constipation to help restore and maintain regularity ▪this product generally produces bowel movement in 12 to 72 hours
Brief: Bulk-forming laxative
What are the risk associated with Publix | Calcium Polycarbophil Tablet usage while breastfeeding? What precautions shall I take while using it in breastfeeding?
Active ingredient in Publix | Calcium Polycarbophil Tablet is Calcium polycarbophil and based on our analysis of Calcium polycarbophil it appears that using Publix | Calcium Polycarbophil Tablet is safe in breastfeeding. Below is analysis of Calcium polycarbophil while breastfeeding.
Publix | Calcium Polycarbophil Tablet Breastfeeding Analsys
Calcium polycarbophil while Breastfeeding Safe
CAS Number: 471-34-1
Various calcium salts (Acetate, Carbonate, Chloride, Citrate, Phosphate, Gluceptate, Glucobionato, Lactate, Laxctobionato Pidolate, Silicate) are used in the management of hypocalcemia, supplements for treating calcium deficiency states and antacids ( Carbonate and Silicate) Daily requirement of calcium during lactation are 1 g (1.3 g in children under 20 years).Calcium supplements in the diet does not affect the concentration of calcium in milk.Excessive intake of calcium is not good for health. During lactation, consumption of calcium should not exceed 2.5 g a day. WHO List of Essential Medicines 2002 states that it is compatible with breastfeeding.
What should I do if already breastfed my kid after using Publix | Calcium Polycarbophil Tablet?
As usage of Publix | Calcium Polycarbophil Tablet is mostly safe while breastfeeding hence there should not be any concern. In case of any change in behavior or health of your baby you should inform your health care provider about usage of Publix | Calcium Polycarbophil Tablet else no further action is required.
I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Publix | Calcium Polycarbophil Tablet, is it safe?
Usage of Publix | Calcium Polycarbophil Tablet is safe for nursing mothers and baby, No worries.
If I am using Publix | Calcium Polycarbophil Tablet, will my baby need extra monitoring?
Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Publix | Calcium Polycarbophil Tablet 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