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A 41-year-old female asked:

My boyfriend has been taking depressant for 15 years and will his condition and madication affect his future baby's health? thank you very much.

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Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Not: It shouldn't. Although depression might run in the family, meaning: genetic factors play important roles in the development of major depression disorder.

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Last updated Aug 1, 2013

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