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Is it safe to use Luvox if I'm breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding, you may want to wean your baby before you start taking Luvox (fluvoxamine), a drug prescribed to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and social anxiety disorder. Luvox can pass into breast milk and be consumed by your baby while nursing, which may harm him. Talk to your doctor for more information about Luvox and ways to feed your baby safely if you take it.

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