A case report of a 2-week-old infant girl who ingested cocaine via her mother's breast milk is presented. Because of the increasing prevalence of cocaine use, physicians should educate breast-feeding women concerning the hazards of cocaine use and its potential effects on the developing infant.
- Received November 10, 1986.
- Accepted March 4, 1987.
- Copyright © 1987 by the American Academy of Pediatrics