Tag Archives: Breastfeeding

Essential Reads: Atypical Antipsychotics and Breastfeeding

Despite the increasing use of the newer “atypical” or second-generation antipsychotic agents to treat a spectrum of psychiatric disorders, including schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, major depression, PTSD and other anxiety disorders, we have relatively little data on the use of these newer atypical agents in breastfeeding women.   All medications taken by the mother are excreted into… Read More »

Alternatives to Breastfeeding

Sources: Melissa Pichetto, neonatal nurse practitioner, Atlanta. Pediatrics: “Breastfeeding and the Use of Human Milk.” CDC: “2018 Breastfeeding Report Card,” “Choosing an Infant Formula.” The Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding: “Barriers to Breastfeeding in the United States.” Mayo Clinic: “How Does Breast Milk Sharing Work?” “Infant formula: Your questions answered.” Breastfeeding Medicine:… Read More »

Can i take tramadol when breastfeeding

There are some people who may need special attention if they take tramadol due to other medications or health conditions they have. Tramadol: The Opioid Crisis for the rest of the World”. Small amounts of any medicine you take may pass through your breast milk to your baby. If a breastfed baby shows these symptoms, the baby’s doctor… Read More »

Can i take fioricet while breastfeeding

In rare cases, acetaminophen may cause a severe skin reaction. Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222. Other drugs may interact with acetaminophen, butalbital, and caffeine, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Can you take fioricet while taking lamisil? Can i take fioricet while breastfeeding relaxes muscle… Read More »