Oxygen, Compressed | Oxygen Gas while 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 Oxygen, Compressed | Oxygen Gas while breastfeeding. We will also discuss about common side effects and warnings associated with Oxygen, Compressed | Oxygen Gas.

Oxygen, Compressed | Oxygen Gas while breastfeeding safe or not? Can there be any side effects for infant while using it during breastfeeding?

Oxygen, Compressed | Oxygen Gas safe for breastfeeding
As per our analysis Oxygen, Compressed | Oxygen Gas contains only one ingredient and that is Oxygen. We have analyzed Oxygen and it seems to be safe to use Oxygen while breastfeeding, that means usage of Oxygen, Compressed | Oxygen Gas shall be safe while breastfeeding. Below you can check more details of Oxygen usage in breastfeeding. We recommend you to go through provided detailed analysis as below take decision accordingly.

Oxygen and Breastfeeding


Oxygen is essential for life. It is considered safe to breast feed while using supplemental oxygen or Hyperbaric oxygen therapy.

What should I do if already breastfed my kid after using Oxygen, Compressed | Oxygen Gas?

It is always a good idea to keep your healthcare provider or doctor informed about your drug usage during pregnancy and breastfeeding but if you have not informed your doctor about Oxygen, Compressed | Oxygen Gas and have used it then do not panic as Oxygen, Compressed | Oxygen Gas is mostly safe in breastfeeding and should not cause any harm to your baby.

I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Oxygen, Compressed | Oxygen Gas, is it safe?

Usage of Oxygen, Compressed | Oxygen Gas is safe for nursing mothers and baby, No worries.

If I am using Oxygen, Compressed | Oxygen Gas, will my baby need extra monitoring?


Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Oxygen, Compressed | Oxygen Gas 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