Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Sindiswa Mdleleni | 2011/08/01

Q.

Epilepsy medication

Is Lamotrigine (Epitec 200mg daily) safe for the baby when breastfeeding?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Lamotrigine passes into breast milk and you should not breast feed your baby if you need to take Lamotrigine.

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