Provider Guides

Please see the below resources to help you when treating breastfeeding patients.

OBRC's Collection of Patient Handouts

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Verifying Safety to Breastfeed

To ask about medication safety:

Other concerns, not prescription related:

Recommended Links for Patient Handouts

Breastfeeding Culture Worldwide

Donor Human Milk

HMBANA advances the field of nonprofit milk banking through member accreditation, development of evidence-based best practices, and advocacy of breastfeeding and human lactation to ensure an ethically sourced and equitably distributed supply of donor human milk.

Oklahoma Mothers Milk Bank (OMMB)

The OMMB is the 13th milk bank in the U.S. and serves Oklahoma and surrounding states. For more informationcall 405-297-LOVE(5683)

Milk sharing: from private practice to public pursuit

Although women have always shared their milk, in many settings infant formula has become the "obvious" alternative to a mother's own milk. Yet an internationally endorsed recommendation supports mother-to-mother milk sharing as the best option in place of a birth mother's milk. OSHA and CDC Guidelines Related to Human Milk Exposure