Prozac Used by Breastfeeding Mothers May Affect Baby's Weight
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- Continuing to take Prozac while breastfeeding is not associated with any
unusual behavior in children, but it is linked to reduced growth.
- The drug may directly inhibit weight gain in these infants, or it could be
a result of a behavior by the mothers.
- There are alternative antidepressant medications that nursing mothers could
take that do not seem to affect babies.
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