A 34-year-old member asked:
What is a safe drug to take for depression while you are breastfeeding?
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Psychiatry 26 years experience
Discuss SSRI's: Safe is a relative term. Every medication has potential side effects. Recommend that you talk to your child's pediatrician about possible use of an ssri medication. I believe that the pediatrician should always be part of the team approach when the mother is breastfeeding.
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