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Is it safe to take strattera (atomoxetine) while pregnant or breastfeeding?

7 doctors weighed in
Dr. William Goldie
Pediatrics - Neurology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Try not to

Strattera (atomoxetine) is a drug that develops a level in your blood.
This level will also bathe the baby. This level will get into breast milk. Granted only small amounts may affect fetus and breast milk, but why take the chance.

In brief: Try not to

Strattera (atomoxetine) is a drug that develops a level in your blood.
This level will also bathe the baby. This level will get into breast milk. Granted only small amounts may affect fetus and breast milk, but why take the chance.
Dr. William Goldie
Dr. William Goldie
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Dr. David Fein
Preventive Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Although there are no studies documenting strattera (atomoxetine) use in pregnant women, there are studies showing an increased risk of miscarriage and pregnancy loss in animals.
Therefore, it appears that avoiding strattera (atomoxetine) in pregnancy or using other medications makes good sense.

In brief: No

Although there are no studies documenting strattera (atomoxetine) use in pregnant women, there are studies showing an increased risk of miscarriage and pregnancy loss in animals.
Therefore, it appears that avoiding strattera (atomoxetine) in pregnancy or using other medications makes good sense.
Dr. David Fein
Dr. David Fein
Thank
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