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Can Carbocaine be used while breastfeeding?

Doctors aren't sure whether Carbocaine is passed in breast milk. Without rigorous studies to examine the effect of Carbocaine on breast milk, it is unclear whether the drug can harm a nursing child. In some instances, the drug may be appropriate for nursing mothers, but the decision to use Carbocaine while breast-feeding involves weighing the potential benefits and risks. Talk to your doctor before you use Carbocaine while breast-feeding.

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