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Q: Is Tramadol safe to use while breastfeeding?

Can I safely use Tramadol while I am breastfeeding?

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Cort, Health Guide
11/25/11 8:26pm

Tramadol can be found in breast milk but in very, very low doses - lower than is sometimes given to children for pain. A study found no ill effects in children being breastfeed by mothers taking tramadol. This site  does, however, suggest that you watch your child for increased levels of sleepiness, difficulty breastfeeding, breathing difficulties, or limpness, and contact a physician immediately if any of these occur.

 

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By yeliz, Community Member— Last Modified: 09/10/14, First Published: 11/15/11