Questions about zoloft and pregnancy?

For mothers who took Zoloft during pregnancy: did your baby experience withdrawal (including excessive crying)? I suffer from severe anxiety and depression and PTSD from sexual abuse, and I’ve tried EVERYTHING, and I finally spoke to my doctor about starting a medication today because I just cannot keep suffering this way, but then I read about babies possibly experiencing withdrawal, and now I’m scared to take anything until after my baby is born, but I don’t want to be a mental and emotional wreck when he’s born either! Help

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I took it with all three of my kids and they were fine.

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I took it with mine and he is fine.

I took it during my pregnancy and nothing went wrong. You will be fine.

I took it and my baby is fine he’s a perfect little boy

This is a question for your Dr not the arm chair drs on Facebook

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I took it on and off through out my pregnancy. I have a super healthy and happy little girl. She’s 3 now and she’s fine. Do what you gotta do for you mamas…you’ll get through this.

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I took 40 mg daily of Prozac currently and during my entire pregnancy! I feel great and my now 5 year old daughter has had no side effects.

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I took it with my daughter and she was fine, no withdrawal

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DONT DO IT… Find alternatives… it’s only 9 months… talk to God… go for walks… meet a friend for lunch & a movie… find a new hobby… stay busy and focused on your baby…

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Your mental health comes first I believe you and baby will be fine

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I took it and no problems for my babies. Best decision I made for myself :heart:

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Every baby is different what didn’t/don’t effect theirs could effect yours …please talk to a professional

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I would talk to your doctor not Facebook

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I took it in the last trimester and my son was born with severe delays and issues with his respitory system. I would be careful what you take do extensive research and get a couple opinions.

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I’m on it now. I stayed at 50
Instead of asking for an increase to 100 until after she comes out in an hour to avoid any problems. I feel much better though and she will be fine!

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I took effexor and abilifly (shit i dont know how to spell it nothing looks right), no issues. You have to take care of yourself in order to care for a child. Theres risk and rewards for literally everything we do in life, you just have to weight them out. But i 100% say take it if it helps and you need it.

Zoloft gave my daughter a heart defect in early pregnancy

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You shouldn’t be on Zoloft after your first trimester. It can cause potential birth defects. I had a “spontaneous abortion” while on Zoloft at 7 weeks. Not that there’s any relation but that was my experience with taking Zoloft while pregnant and after this happening to me I found out it’s not that uncommon and I wish someone would have told me. I would have began the process to stop taking when I found out I was pregnant. I was prescribed 50mg a day. Which really isn’t that much.

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I took it and my daughter was amazing and slept through the night by week 2. No wothdrawl symptoms whatsoever.