Can I take minocycline if I'm breastfeeding?

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Don't breastfeed if you're taking minocycline. This medication passes from a mother's breast milk to a nursing infant. Young children who are exposed to minocycline and similar antibiotics may develop permanent stains on their teeth. Talk to your doctor and decide whether you should stop using minocycline or stop breastfeeding.

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