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AJN, American Journal of Nursing:
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000450431.05007.7a
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SSRI Use in Pregnancy and Pulmonary Hypertension Risk in Newborns

Singh Joy, Subhashni D.

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Abstract

According to this study:

* Use of a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor in late pregnancy is associated with a slight but statistically significant increase in the risk of persistent pulmonary hypertension in newborns. However, the mother's health should be considered, and depression should be treated.

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