My old OB said that Zoloft is the first med they try for a breastfeeding mom. Very safe. Lexapro is very common also.
I hope this works for you.
The nurse prac at the ob practice, my old ob, the counselor they referred me to, and my son's pediatrician all refused to let me on Effexor, which I KNOW works for me.
Originally Posted by NSB
Get on Effexor!!!! I have had post partum depression twice, and it's works the best for me and fine when you are BF. The generic name is Venlafaxine. It CHANGED my life, and how I bonded with my baby (for the better
Mom to a girl - 5, a boy - 4, and Baby - 21 months