Dalmane and Breastfeeding: An Overview
) passes through breast milk. Therefore, if you are breastfeeding or are thinking of breastfeeding, it is important to talk with your healthcare provider about taking Dalmane during this time.
Dalmane and Breastfeeding: What Does the Research Say?
Studies have shown that Dalmane passes through breast milk in women. Because the drug can cause serious side effects, it is usually recommended that women stop breastfeeding while taking it. If your healthcare provider recommends taking Dalmane while breastfeeding, be sure to watch for any side effects in your child. In particular, be sure to watch for:
- Decreased feeding
- Slow weight gain
- Slow development.
Talking With Your Healthcare Provider About Dalmane and Breastfeeding
You should talk with your healthcare provider about Dalmane and breastfeeding. Each woman's situation is different, and you and your healthcare provider understand your situation best. After considering what you want and expect, as well as your current health situation, you and your healthcare provider can make a shared decision about Dalmane and breastfeeding that is right for you.