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Should I take argatroban if I am breastfeeding?

In studies in nursing rats, argatroban was found to be present in breast milk. Experts do not know if argatroban passes into human breast milk. Many drugs do pass into breast milk but have no ill effects on the baby. It is wise to be cautious. If you are nursing, tell your doctor before taking argatroban.

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