anti depressants and breastfeeding

Mindy - posted on 03/22/2010 ( 1 mom has responded )

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I have been nursing my daughter for 7 months now and am taking flouxetine, an anti-depressant. I am not sure what the effects are for the baby, I kinda did some research online, but does anyone know once I decide to start weaning, will it have an effect on my daughter? I asked the dr and he said he did not know, what kind of dr is that!?! Will she be addicted to it, b/c I assume she gets it through my breastmilk!?!

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