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A 26-year-old female asked:

Im pregnant and having uti. what are the safe remedy to cure my uti?

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Dr. Matt Wachsman
A Verified Doctoranswered
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Penicillans: Without an actual examination, I cannot give specific medical advice on your particular health, but infections should be treated. Penicilans (unless you cannot take them) are about the most thoroughly tested drug for being safe in pregancy. This also would cover amoxicillan/ampicillan and several other drugs.
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A 45-year-old member asked:

Im taking contrimoczazole for my uti, and im pregnant im 2 months is it safe for me? Taking that med.?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 58 years experience
Probably: Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole is in the fda pregnancy category c. This means that it is not known whether trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole will harm an unborn baby. This medication affects Folic Acid in your body, which is necessary for the normal development of a baby. Do not take trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole without first talking to your doctor if you are pregnant.
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