Skip to Content

How long after taking a single dose of Ativan, can I breastfeed?

Question is Closed
Report Favorite

Answers (1)

15 Aug 2009

Karin,
I don't think it's advised to breastfeed when taking Ativan because it actually interacts with the breastmilk at some point in your body. I think it can actually remain in your system 24-48 hours after taking it even though you may not be feeling its effects. I would definitely check with your doctor.

Votes: +0

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar questions

Want to slowly wean off 0.5 Ativan?

I have been taking 0.5 dose of Ativan for three months, one in the morning and one before bed. Missed a dose and became very anxious and overall ...

1 answer 30 Dec 2010

Xanax - how many day after i stop the med can i breastfeed?

How long does it take for the xanax of .25 ml to get out of your system after delivery of baby so I can breastfeed took xanx during pregnacy then ...

1 answer 10 Dec 2011

How long will I suffer withdrawals from Ativan after long use?

Can ANYBODY help me?? Am I the only person who has been taking Ativan for 18 years? I take 3mg per day. I have been on Suboxone for 6 months also. ...

2 answers 15 Feb 2012

Took Ativan yesterday after a 5 day panic attack?

If you don't mind, here's a Not so breif history (sorry)... 7 years ago started taking .5mg of Ativan at night for sleep, because someone ...

1 answer 19 Apr 2014

When can o breastfeed after 1 iv dose of decadron 20 mg?

I went to the er yesterday with a headache and dizziness and the Dr gave me am iv of decadron20mg, toradol 30mg, and magnesium for a migraine. I ...

0 answers 22 Jul 2015