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Can I take Kadian while breast-feeding?

The exact risk of breastfeeding while taking Kadian is not known. The morphine may pass into breast milk in small quantities and harm a nursing baby. You should talk to your doctor if you plan on breastfeeding while taking Kadian. If you do breastfeed while taking Kadian and become extremely fatigued to the point of being unable to care for your baby, or if your baby is unusually sleepy, feels limp or has problems breathing or feeding, call the doctor immediately.

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