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Indapamide and Breastfeeding

At this point, no studies have been conducted on indapamide and breastfeeding. Since it is not known whether the drug is passed through breast milk, the manufacturer of indapamide recommends using the medication with caution if you are breastfeeding. If you are taking indapamide and breastfeeding or thinking of breastfeeding, make sure to talk to your healthcare provider about the possible risks.

Indapamide and Breastfeeding: An Overview

It is not known if indapamide (Lozol®) is passed through breast milk. Because of the potentially serious side effects that could occur in the nursing infant, the manufacturer of indapamide recommends using the drug with caution while breastfeeding. Therefore, if you are breastfeeding or thinking of breastfeeding, make sure to let your healthcare provider know.
 

Indapamide and Breastfeeding: What Does the Research Say?

No research has been done to see if indapamide is passed through breast milk. It is not known what effect (if any) indapamide will have on a breastfeeding child. If your healthcare provider decides that it is okay for you to take indapamide while breastfeeding, be sure to watch for any side effects or changes in your baby.
 

Talking With Your Healthcare Provider About Indapamide and Breastfeeding

You should talk with your healthcare provider about indapamide and breastfeeding. This is because everyone's situation is different, and your healthcare provider understands your situation best. Based on what you want and expect (and your current health situation), you and your healthcare provider can make a shared decision about indapamide and breastfeeding in your particular situation.
 
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