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Marijuana and breastfeeding: Is it safe? thc in breast milk

Breastfeeding women who smoke marijuana transfer low levels of cannabis' main psychoactive ingredient, THC, to their children via breast.

The main psychoactive component of cannabis, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), is excreted into breastmilk in small quantities. The duration of.

Here's what moms need to know about cannabis use and breastfeeding.

Research suggests that marijuana can get into breast milk, which means that it may not be safe to use while breastfeeding. However, little.

breast-fed infants were assessed at one year of age for motor and mental development. 68 infants were exposed to marijuana via the mother's milk.