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Surmontil and Breastfeeding

While no research has been conducted on Surmontil and breastfeeding, researchers expect that the medicine will pass through breast milk due to its chemical makeup. The possible effects of Surmontil on a nursing baby are unknown. Be sure to talk with your healthcare provider about Surmontil and breastfeeding so that he or she can weigh the benefits and risks for your particular situation.

An Overview of Surmontil and Breastfeeding

It is not known if Surmontil® (trimipramine maleate) passes through breast milk. Due to the possible harmful effects Surmontil might have on the breastfeeding infant, you should talk with your healthcare provider before taking Surmontil while breastfeeding.
 

What Does the Research Say About Surmontil and Breastfeeding?

No research has been conducted on whether Surmontil passes through breast milk. However, due to the chemical makeup of Surmontil, it is expected that it will pass through breast milk. It is not known what the effects on a breastfeeding baby might be.
 

Talking With Your Healthcare Provider About Surmontil and Breastfeeding

You should talk with your healthcare provider about Surmontil 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 Surmontil and breastfeeding for your particular situation.
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