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Old 07-29-2010, 05:14 PM   #1
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Prozac and Breastfeeding

hi i have a 6 week old daughter who i have been breastfeeding, i have been taking zoloft for extreme anxiety but it is no longer working i am now taking my prozac again, has anyone breastfed on this medication and what did u notice if anything different about your baby while on it? im not sure if i should switch to formula or what...i have a dr appt on aug 9th but till then i just need some advice, stopping prozac is not an option, i am just too anxious

 
Old 07-30-2010, 06:00 PM   #2
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Re: Prozac and Breastfeeding

Can't your PCP, Pediatrician, or Pharmacist answer this one question for you by phone or e-mail ?? I would be concerned too.
Take Care,
Nan

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Old 08-05-2010, 07:03 PM   #3
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Re: Prozac and Breastfeeding

Your pharmacist should be able to answer this for you. Right after my little boy was born I had pretty bad postpartum depression and I started back on my Zoloft when he was a week old and I was breastfeeding. My ob actually told me to double check with the pharmacist to make sure it would be okay.

 
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