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Psychotropic Medications and Breastfeeding

View this article in Primary Psychiatry March 2009 Authors:  Madeleine A. Becker, MD, Geraldine F. Mayor, MD, and Elisabeth J.S. Kunkel, MD Focus Points • There is clinical evidence for significant benefit of breastfeeding for the infant. • Psychiatric illness is common in the postpartum period. • Psychotropic medications are often necessary to treat postpartum […]