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Can I use Hyzaar if I am breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding, you should not take Hyzaar (losartan and hydrochlorothiazide). Studies have found that the hydrochlorothiazide in this blood pressure medication passes into breast milk and may be dangerous for a nursing infant. If you're breastfeeding, talk with your doctor about whether you should wean your baby or switch to a different treatment for your blood pressure.

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