Re: safe cold medications while nursing?
I think that most OTC cold medications are okay for breastfeeding, though some of them can lead to lowered supply if you take enough of them (Sudafed is a good example). I would call your baby's doctor and ask what he/she recommends.
I personally tried to keep my intake of cold medications very low while nursing, but when I was really miserable I would take a single Sudafed before bed.
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