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Q&A: Is Prozac Safe?

Can I take Prozac while I'm breastfeeding?
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February 26, 2017
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Prozac is considered to be compatible with breastfeeding, but a significant amount does enter your milk, so other antidepressants are considered better choices. Zoloft and Paxil, for example, show up in lower amounts in a mama’s milk. Talk to your doctor about your options.

Please note: The Bump and the materials and information it contains are not intended to, and do not constitute, medical or other health advice or diagnosis and should not be used as such. You should always consult with a qualified physician or health professional about your specific circumstances.

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