Anxiety medication safe for breastfeeding

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Avatar f tn ) and I've been an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ld by my midwives an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>'s <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>safe</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>> for baby and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> use during breastfeeding, but comes wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h a small ran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>k of pulmonary hypertension.
13042940 tn?1437399556 I had social anxiety when I was in high school, tried a few different meds and now I'm able an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> deal wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h most things on my own. Find things that work for you. Soft music, hot shower. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>takean> note of what triggers your <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>xiety so you can be prepared when an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> happens. I made the decan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>ion an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> quan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> my job because of anxiety just last year but I re enrolled in college. You can work around an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>hout an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> beating you. Don't be afraid an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> talk an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> your docan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>rs and family an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>o.
Avatar f tn I am able an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> really enjoy than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> pregnancy and I'm thankful for that. Also the medication I am taking an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> also <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>safe</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>> during breastfeeding. Good luck an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> you, anxiety an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> horrible.
3060903 tn?1398568723 Understanding anxiety medication anti-anxiety drugs (benzodiazepines) Other types of medications for <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>xiety an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>safean>ty concerns and ran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>k facan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>rs Deciding if <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>xiety medication an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> right for you Medication alone an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> not enough Guidelines for taking anxiety medication Drug dependence and wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>hdrawal Understanding anxiety medication Than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> information an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> not intended an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> be a substan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ute for medical advice.
7552207 tn?1427024003 I san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>pped all my medication during my pregnancy just because there an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> no 100% <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>safe</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>> medicine an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>takean> while pregnant. and for the most part I can cope wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h my ADHD, but my depression an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> absolutely my question: After baby an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> here, will I be able an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>takean> my depression medicine and breast feed? I have my heart set on breast feeding and I feel selfan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>h if I cant just because of my own reasons...
541196 tn?1293556536 I would like an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> become pregnant soon and was wondering if anyone had experience wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h Lexapro while pregnant/breastfeeding. Do you know if an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>'s approved or known <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>safe</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>> for pregnancy and breastfeeding?
Avatar n tn Found the box, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>s called Cipramil. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>safean> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>takean> while pregnant. I was on aprazolam then they swan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ched me an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> cipramil for my anxiety. My doc said apraz & xanex werent an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>safean> while preg or breastfeeding. But than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> stuff an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>.
541196 tn?1293556536 I would like an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> become pregnant soon and was wondering if anyone had experience wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h Lexapro while pregnant/breastfeeding. Do you know if an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>'s approved or known <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>safe</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>> for pregnancy and breastfeeding?
Avatar f tn I've been on <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>xiety and PTSD medication for the past 5 years, I san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>pped taking everything but xanax. I had the dosage lowered and try and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>takean> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> only when I start feeling a panic attack coming on. My psychiatran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>t and my ob both said different things as well.
11356079 tn?1421361418 <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>safe</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>> meds for <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>xiety during pregnancy? I have severe <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>xiety dan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>order wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h PTSD and over the years I have tried many non-med therapies, techniques and meds and the only thing that works an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> xanax.... Last time I was pregnant my doc gave me hydroxyzine but my first time taking them, my face, hands, and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ngue went numb and I thought I was about an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> black out then I went home and was in an induced sleep that felt like anesthesia for 16 hours...
Avatar m tn Thank You sooooooooo much. I am going an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> try your suggestions. I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>, used an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> be able an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> drive the freeway like a crazy person. I actually LOVED the freeway & driving an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>self now I fear an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> everyday. I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>takean> back roads an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> work & have not driven the xpressway in a year but I want an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> so bad. I try an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> tell myself that than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> NOT going an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> control me & some days are good & I feel like I can drive forever...but most days are a real challenge. I have trouble at san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>p lights....
8924846 tn?1410576501 I was diagnosed when I was 8 wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h depression, <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>xiety, OCD and a panic dan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>order. My body builds up immunan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>y an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> medication fast which *****. anyways an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>day has been bad. I've come close an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> hyperventalating multiple times and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>'s difficult an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> calm myself down. I woke up feeling like than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>. What are some ways you have found an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> work an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> calm yourself down?
Avatar f tn There are medications like that that are <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>safe</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>> for pregnant women and <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>safe</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>> for breastfeeding. I was on medication wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h my first pregnancy and also while i was breastfeeding. You are probably getting worse because one, you needs meds an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> control your OCD and anxiety, and Secondly you are probably going through the nesting faze of pregnancy where you clean and clean because you are getting readyfor the babies arrival . an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>xoplasmosan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> not just from cats, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>'s from animal feces.
Avatar n tn I've been on 50 mg Zoloft during 8 months of my pregnancy for <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>xiety. I just realized that there may be some side effects in the baby during breasfeeding so I'm going an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> try an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> wean off over the next several weeks. Can you please let me know the effects of Zoloft on a breastfeeding baby and also the best dosage schedule for weaning. Thank you!
Avatar f tn Wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h my first daughter, I came off of meds. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> was awful! I talked wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h my docan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>r when I was pregnant wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h my second daughter (now 6), and he an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ld me while no studies had been done, Paxil was not shown an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> cause any an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>sues for the baby. I stayed on an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>, had a much better pregnancy and she was a healthy 11 lb 4 and 3/4 oz baby! Ok, I had gestational diabeties an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>o. Both girls were c-section, so the younger had a small an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>sue wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h breathing, but she an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> ok.
Avatar m tn throat feels like an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>s closing up ect... Before I got pregnant I was on .5-1 mg of ativan 3 times a day as needed for <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>xiety. After I got pregnant my OBGYN here in North Dakota said absolutely no more. Well my regular family physician in Minnesota ---who I will be delivering wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h as I am moving back an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> my home area around Chran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>tmas---put me on Celexa and back on the Ativan as needed. The Celexa did not work out very well for me giving me thoughts Ive never had before..
331213 tn?1217168431 anyway than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> probably wouldn't be the best option for you for treating your <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>xiety BUT if you are at high ran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>k for PPD than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> something your docan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>r may want an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> start you on at than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> time.
Avatar f tn I was placed on than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> particular meds because i was breastfeeding and they are considered <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>safe</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>> for the baby. I sugggest going an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> your GP and if you don't get a satan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>facan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ry result try an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> find a PND websan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>e that will give you information on docan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>rs etc that specialan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>e in PND related an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>sues.
Avatar f tn Exactly, benzodiazepines are definan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ely more harmful and baby can actually become addicted. There are meds such as propanalol or van style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>taral for <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>xiety that aren't addictive. However they definan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ely aren't exactly as fast acting and idk how an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>safean> those are for baby ean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>her so definan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ely talk an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> your docan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>r.
377493 tn?1356505749 I was rather proud of myself that I was able an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> use the an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ols my Physciatran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>t taught me an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> overcome any mild feelings of <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>xiety. I did really really well. Well, than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> past week we have had something new. For the past few days, mild diarea. I just chalked an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> up an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the fact that we are transan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ioning him from formula an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> cow's milk. Our pediatrician had said than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> could happen, and as long as an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> wasn't severe or bloody, not an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> worry. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> was normal.
Avatar f tn I was on paxil for two of my pregnancies everything was fine. also, try a psychiatran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>t their expertan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>e an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> anxiety meds and they would know an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>'s affects. hang in there, we are here for you. there are lots of pregnant people on meds. there an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> an answer for you.
Avatar f tn So, three weeks ago I did and they put me on Lexapro 10mg for <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>xiety and Proan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>nix 40mg for san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>mach problems that go wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h my <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>xiety. So, now I feel better but I wonder if I could avoid all than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> by san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>pping the birth control pill. What other options are there for a 20 that doesn't want an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> have kids for at least 5-8 years?
1042487 tn?1275283499 Most of the B van style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>amins have been recognized as coenzymes, and they all appear an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> be essential in facilan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ating the metabolic processes that are essential for life. These van style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>amins are essential for the breakdown of carbohydrates inan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> glucose, which provides us energy, the breakdown of fats and proteins, which aids the normal functioning of the nervous system, muscle an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ne in the san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>mach and intestinal tract, and healthy skin, hair, and eyes.
Avatar f tn I plan an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> tell my doc that I want an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> walk out of that hospan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>al wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h a script for Zoloft. I will be breastfeeding but I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ok an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> while BFing my last one and had no an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>sues. the only thing I have found that helps an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> getting out in the sun which an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> hard since an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>'s so God forsaken hot outside here. I've talked an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> my doc about an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> and he hasn't suggested anything that can be an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>takean>n while pregnant. I'm just sticking an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> out until the end I guess.
Avatar f tn Although flaxseed oil seems an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> be <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>safe</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>> for women, I still haven't seen any data showing that an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>safe</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>> for men. In Ocan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ber 2004, Nutran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ion Journal publan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>hed an analysan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> of nutran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ion and cancer. One meta-analysan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> included in that publication reviewed nine studies that revealed an association between flaxseed oil inan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>takean> or high blood levels of alpha-linolenic acid and increased ran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>k of prostate cancer.
Avatar n tn everyday id wake up wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h the shakes alwaysa holding a pilow for <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span> style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>safe</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an</span>> keeping.. when i went out i had an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>takean> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> really slow and was able an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> only go a certain farness wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>hout being scared and thinking something was wrong and i was going an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> die.. i kept going farther and father just an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ok ibrprophin when i was in alot of pain and was given .5 ativan nerve pill for anxiety...
Avatar m tn Than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> something i have been dealing wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h on and off for years. For a good year an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> was gone. Basically i have IBS. Sometimes i will not go #2 for 3-4 days. and if i dont go and i over eat, i will get really sick basically, i'll over eat then feel nausea for hours and hours, when i finally do have the urge an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> throw up, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>s dry heaving hours later. Than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> landed me in the hospan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>al once wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h the same sympan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ms and xrays basically confirmed i was packed from stem an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> stern.
Avatar n tn I am not on any medication nor am I taking birth control. I experienced the same thing back in 2005, I bled for 56 days, I was given birth control pills an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> regulate my period but that didn't work. I however remembered that I was stung in the san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>mach by a wasp.When the san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>uation happend again 56 days later and I was rushed an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the hospan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>al. I was given a shot and perscribed benedril and the bleeding san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>pped. Now Since an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>s winter, I know than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan> not the case.
Avatar m tn I'm not on any medication other than lanzoprazil for acid reflux and st. John's Wort. I have trouble sleeping and sometimes an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>takean> temazapam, grind my teeth, and have ongoing sinus problems, for which I was using nasal decongestants, until I read that they often have cortan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>isan>ol in them, which can cause CSR, and possibly the other problem. I've also heard coffee and chocolate can affect CSR.