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can antibiotics harm a fetus up to 2 weeks old?

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Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Which antibiotics?: Certainly there are several that are not recommended during early pregnancy, including tetracyclines, possibly fluorinated quinolones, and others. Be specific and can answer this in more detail.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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