Last update: Dec. 1, 2004
Not risky for breastfeeding or infant.
Assess clinical condition of the mother.
Find-out the way to keep the child beside the mother. If that is not possible, try to pump-out breast milk and offer it to the child. Do not forget that mothers may suffer of fever and malaise if milk is not pumped regularly.
We do not have alternatives for Maternal Hospitalization For Acute Disease since it is relatively safe.
Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM´s pediatricians and pharmacists, and are based on updated scientific publications.
It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it.
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