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 Kali Muriaticum Tablet, Chewable and its suitability with breastfeeding.
What is Kali Muriaticum Tablet, Chewable used for?
This tissue salt helps relieve symptoms of colic, indigestion, flatulence and constipation.* *These claims have not been reviewed by the Food and Drug Administration. They are based on traditional homeopathic practice.
Brief: ...........................................Colic, indigestion, flatulence, constipation
Kali Muriaticum Tablet, Chewable while breastfeeding safe or not? Can there be any side effects for infant while using it during breastfeeding?
Active ingredient in Kali Muriaticum Tablet, Chewable is Potassium chloride and based on our analysis of Potassium chloride it appears that using Kali Muriaticum Tablet, Chewable is safe in breastfeeding. Below is analysis of Potassium chloride while breastfeeding.
Note: Due to high dilution of active ingredients in homeopathic medicines most homeopathic medicines are safe while breastfeeding.
Kali Muriaticum Tablet, Chewable Breastfeeding Analsys
Potassium chloride while Breastfeeding Safe
CAS Number: 7447-40-7
Human milk has a potassium concentration of 13 meq/L, almost a half of rehydration solution content and a quarter of maximal IV recommended dose. Potassium supplementation does not alter milk concentration without increasing mother’s serum concentration, which is strictly limited from 3,5 to 5,5 meq/L.
What should I do if I am breastfeeding mother and I am already exposed to Kali Muriaticum Tablet, Chewable?
Homeopathic medicines usually do not cause harmful effects on breastfed babies. Kali Muriaticum Tablet, Chewable is a homeopathic medicine and if your baby does not have any abnormal symptoms then there is nothing to worry about. Some homeopathic medicines contain alcohol (ethanol) and such homeopathic medicines in high dosage can have bad effect on development of baby.
I am nursing mother and my doctor has suggested me to use Kali Muriaticum Tablet, Chewable, is it safe?
Homeopathic medicines are usually safe in breastfeeding and if Kali Muriaticum Tablet, Chewable has been recommended by doctor then there should be no doubt about its usage in breastfeeding.
If I am using Kali Muriaticum Tablet, Chewable, will my baby need extra monitoring?
Who can I talk to if I have questions about usage of Kali Muriaticum Tablet, Chewable 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