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Should I use apraclonidine if I am breastfeeding?

Apraclonidine (Iopidine) comes as a sterile 0.5% ophthalmic solution. You put it in your eyes. We do not know whether apraclonidine gets passed into breast milk. Many drugs are passed into breast milk. They do not necessarily cause harm to infants. But it would be wise to be cautious. If you are nursing, tell your doctor before using apraclonidine.

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