Posted by bulldog2 on September 7, 2008, at 15:12:15
In reply to Re: Luvox CR finally?, posted by RedheadATL on September 6, 2008, at 21:55:56
> > > I've been on Luvox for years for OCD, at least 10 and it has worked wonders and saved my life.
> > >
> > > Now my husband and I are thinking about getting pregnant and I'm learning that it is not safe and I may have to switch to something else and I am terrified!!
> > >
> > > Did anyone else ever go through this? Any advice?
> > When my daugher in law became pregnant a couple years ago her doc took her off celexa right away. So i would think any ssri is off limits while pregnant.
> So what do you do if you NEED to be on meds?
> She was on no meds while pregnant. You would have to talk to your doc about any safe alternatives for the baby. As to the poster saying she doesnt't personally think they're dangerous is very bad advice. What is that statement based on? There apparently are studies showing that ssri's can be dangerous to the fetus.Are you aware of any studies showing they're not dangerous?