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Posted by: Splash | 2009/04/18

Anti-depressents

On Lexamil for 2 days now feeling slight side-effects - been assured that will not afect breastfeeding of 16 month old - want a second opinion

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A study published in the Brittish Journal of Clinical Pharmacology (Rampono et al.) have shown that escitalopram (lexamil) is safe for use during breastfeeding. Nevertheless, each decision to breastfeed should always be made on the basis of an individual risk:benefit analysis.

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