Weight gain in breastfed infants of mothers taking antidepressant medications.

TitleWeight gain in breastfed infants of mothers taking antidepressant medications.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2003
AuthorsHendrick, V, Smith LM, Hwang S, Altshuler LL, Haynes D
JournalThe Journal of clinical psychiatry
Volume64
Issue4
Pagination410-2
Date Published2003 Apr
ISSN0160-6689
KeywordsAdult, Antidepressive Agents, Birth Weight, Breast Feeding, Child Development, Depressive Disorder, Female, Gestational Age, Humans, Infant Nutritional Physiological Phenomena, Infant, Newborn, Male, Maternal-Fetal Exchange, mothers, Pregnancy, Pregnancy Complications, Puerperal Disorders, Recurrence, Weight Gain
Abstract

Little is known about the physical development of infants who are exposed to antidepressant medications through breast milk.

Alternate JournalJ Clin Psychiatry