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Access Drugs and Lactation Database (LactMed) with your mobile device

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Need to know more about drugs and breastfeeding? The National Library of Medicine (NLM) Drugs and Lactation Database (LactMed) can help. http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/cgi-bin/sis/htmlgen?LACT

LactMed is a peer-reviewed and fully referenced database of drugs to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. Its information covers maternal and infant drug levels, possible effects on lactation and on breastfed infants, and alternative drugs to consider. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/pubs/factsheets/lactmedfs.html

Now you can access LactMed with your mobile device. The LactMed App for iPhone/iPod Touch and Android can be downloaded at  http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/help/lactmedapp.htm

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