Real Life Breastfeeding Stories

Whose Medicine Is It?

We had the experience where a breastfeeding mom accidentally took medicine intended for the family dog and the dog got mom’s prenatal vitamin!  She had continued to take her prenatal vitamins after she delivered her baby.

A few phone calls to the veterinary office and the pharmacy regarding the dog’s medicine that mom took and the prenatal vitamin that the dog took both had a happy ending.

Sometimes life is hectic and you get distracted!  If you have a question regarding any medication or drug you use, the following resources may be of assistance.  Medications and Drug Use When Breastfeeding.