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Povidone-Iodine Sore Throat Gargle/Breastfeeding

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  • Povidone-Iodine Sore Throat Gargle/Breastfeeding

    Hi! I am a breastfeeding mum of 8mo infant. I had been down with bacteria throat infection (mild tonsils pustules). I noticed the betadine and Difflam label states to avoid if breastfeeding. Will it impact much to my 8mo infant on thyroid function? I read studies demonstrating of higher dosage and longer term application uses in other studies. I didn’t want to take antibiotics