Breastfeeding Mama Medication Cheat Sheet

Breastfeeding Mama Medication Cheat Sheet

Need to quickly know about medication safety while breastfeeding?  Don’t worry, mama!  We’ve got you covered with this list of resources.

All breastfeeding mothers should have the following information at their fingertips:

  • The Mommy Meds mobile app allows you to look up medication safety data during pregnancy and breastfeeding.  Worth.every.penny.
  • The Infant Risk Center at Texas Tech University, run by pharmacologist Dr. Thomas Hale. For more complicated questions, physicians and mothers can call Monday – Friday from 8am-5pm at 806-352-2519 and speak with a highly specialized health care professional about your individualized situation. Add their number to your speed dial!
  • The Lactmed app from the National Institute of Health is a FREE app that is very useful for looking up information on medications, too.

Information About Common Medications: