Happy Mothers Breastfed Babies
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Will Amoxicillin reduce my milk supply?

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan 2008

    Default Will Amoxicillin reduce my milk supply?

    Hi everyone,
    Just had a dental surgery done this morning and now I am on Amoxicillin. Will it decrease my milk supply? My baby's now 7 months old. Should I nurse her more often?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Not around here as much :(

    Default Re: Will Amoxicillin reduce my milk supply?

    It should not have any effect on your supply. See here for more info on it

    Also see this resource for preventing thrush while on the antibiotics
    Click here to find an LLL leader near you...or call 1 877 4 LA LECHE for help now.

    "No one can make you feel inferior without your consent."
    Eleanor Roosevelt

    "Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."

    Ban the bags. ......... Watch your language. ....... Help keep Dr Newman's clinic open!

    We demand that our childcare providers are CPR certified... why don't we demand the same of ourselves! Get certified!

    I lost 22 lbs in 8 months... with a bit of determination and common sense information from this book.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts