Exposure to anti-epileptic drugs through breastfeeding safe

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This study abstract indicates that using epileptic drugs during pregnancy lowers the 6 month olds fine motor skills, an indicator of healthy development. Most pregnant women with epilepsy don’t have much option with drug use, it’s life saving. More useful is the information that breastfeeding while using anti-epileptic drugs seems to not have any harm for the baby. JAMASept. 23, 2013


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