Last update Jan. 12, 2023
Very Low Risk
An electroencephalogram (EEG) is a procedure that measures the electrical activity of the brain.
There is no risk of electric shock. The EEG does not send any electricity to the body. It only records electricity.(Medline Plus)
The practice of this technique does not cause alterations in the production or composition of breast milk.
The practice of an EEG is compatible with lactation.
To avoid interference, you should not breastfeed during the test, which lasts a few minutes. Immediately after this exploration you can breastfeed without problems.
Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM team of health professionals, and are based on updated scientific publications. It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it. The pharmaceutical industry contraindicates breastfeeding, mistakenly and without scientific reasons, in most of the drug data sheets.
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e-lactancia is a resource recommended by Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine - 2006 of United States of America
Would you like to recommend the use of e-lactancia? Write to us at corporate mail of APILAM