Update on antidepressant use during breastfeeding

Chad L, Pupco A, Bozzo P, Koren G.
Can Fam Physician. 2013 Jun;59(6):633-4.


QUESTION: Many of my patients who are diagnosed with postpartum depression want to continue breastfeeding. How safe are the newer antidepressant medications during breastfeeding?

ANSWER: The newer antidepressants transfer into breast milk in low amounts and have not been associated with serious adverse events. Therefore, the antidepressant most effective for the woman should be considered.

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