Q&A: Is Allergy Medicine Safe?

Can I take allergy medicine while I'm breastfeeding?
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Updated March 2, 2017
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Clarinex and Claritin are considered safe for breastfeeding moms and babies. Just keep an eye on your milk supply — antihistamines have been known to lower milk production.

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