Alcohol Guidelines: Breastfeed and then have a glass of alcohol. Wait a minimum of 2 hours per alcoholic beverage before offering you milk to your baby. You don't have to "pump and dump." Instead, get rid of alcohol by drinking lots of water and urinating it out of your system.
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Tinctures are concentrated herbal extracts that have alcohol as the solvent. If you are using water, vinegar, glycerin, or any menstruum (solvent) other than alcohol, your preparation is an extract – not a tincture.