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A 28-year-old female asked:

I'm currently 12.5 weeks pregnant with my 2nd uti. i'm finishing my progestrone supp which are the culprit. doc prescribed macrobid again- is this safe?

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Dr. Rolando Rivera
Urology 27 years experience
Safe: Macrobid is consider to be safe to use during most of pregnancy, but it is not recommended beyond the 36 week of gestation. A urine culture should be done. If you are having recurrent problems ask your OB about surveillance urinalysis and prophylaxis with antibiotics. Good luck.
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