I am a new mother, breastfeeding my baby and I suffering from allergies. Is it safe for me to take medicines for relief?

I am a new mother, breastfeeding my baby and I suffering from allergies. Is it safe for me to take medicines for relief?

In this video, Dr Priyankar Pal will discuss whether it is safe for a breastfeeding mother to take allergy medicine. The antihistamines are generally safe and would not cause any adverse effects on the baby. She will also talk about seasonal allergies

Dr. Priyankar Pal

Dr Priyankar Pal is a Associate Professor of pediatric medicine at the Institute of Child Health, Kolkata. He is a reputed doctor and gives patient his undivided attention. Dr. Priyankar Pal is MD in Paediatrics and has been practicing Rheumatology for past 7 years. His areas of expertise lies in Autoimmune Disease like Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, Kawasaki disease, post-infectious arthritis and inflammatory disorders of the muscle, eye, or other organs, Musculoskeletal Disorders like joints, muscles, bones, or tendons, Arthritis amongst others. Dr. Priyankar Pal is also a member of Indian Medical Association, Indian Association of Paediatrics and Indian Rheumatology Association.

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