Nov 14, Breastfeeding moms can safely drink coffee in moderation, but because caffeine irritates some babies, it's not ideal for all women. Most women can have a few cups of coffee each day while nursing and it won't that adverse reactions occur when mothers drink 10 or more cups, of coffee a. Apr 30, Some people can drink coffee right before going to bed and not feel the nursing baby only gets % of the caffeine the mom gets, a baby. Jan 13, Most breastfeeding mothers can drink caffeine in moderation. Some babies, particularly those under 6 months, may be more sensitive to mom's caffeine intake. Babies whose mothers avoided caffeine completely during pregnancy seem to react more to caffeine in mom's diet. Aug 19, Here's what you need to know about drinking coffee while breastfeeding. though some infants can get irritable if mom drinks more than the. Just wondering if you ladies drink coffee while breastfeeding or. I drank caffeine while pregnant with this baby and can drink a cup of coffee It might have something to do with whether the mom had caffeine while pregnant.