Can I use oxytocin nasal spray while breastfeeding?

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Oxytocin nasal spray is not available in the US; however, it appears to be available in Europe. If you are using oxytocin nasal spray from outside the US and plan to breastfeed, talk to your doctor first. Using oxytocin spray may affect your milk production. It may also make your breasts to leak milk when you are not nursing. Talk to your doctor about pain relief options while breastfeeding.

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