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Table 3 Type of medicine-related enquiry received from participants

From: Enquiry analysis and user opinion of the Drugs in Breastmilk Helpline: a prospective study

  Proposed medicines Currently taken medicinesN (%) Advice givenn (%)
For acute illness (n, %) For chronic illness (n, %)
Healthcare professionals (n = 24) 13 (54%) 5 (21%) 2 (8%) 4 (16%)
Breastfeeding women (n = 77)* 50 (65%) 17 (22%) 5 (7%) 7 (9%)
  1. * Two enquiries involved medicines for the treatment of proposed acute and chronic illness.