If you are experiencing a medical emergency please dial 911 immediately
Women being treated for active TB with first-line medicines can continue to breast-feed. The small amounts of medicine that get into the breast milk do not appear to harm a baby. Medical experts recommend that breast-feeding women should also take vitamin B6 during TB treatment.
|Primary Medical Reviewer||E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||R. Steven Tharratt, MD, MPVM, FACP, FCCP - Pulmonology, Critical Care Medicine, Medical Toxicology|
|Last Revised||April 4, 2013|
Last Revised: April 4, 2013
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