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Can I take Percocet if I am breastfeeding?

You should not use the pain medication Percocet (oxycodone and acetaminophen) if you're breastfeeding. Percocet passes into breast milk and could make your baby excessively drowsy or cause her to have breathing problems. Tell your doctor you're nursing before you take Percocet.

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