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i am 6 weeks pregnant my dr said i have bv and yeast infection she prescribed metrogel and i read metrogel should not be used in 1st trimeter ?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Commonly used: Metrogel is a very commonly prescribed medication for bacterial vaginosis even in the first trimester.
Answered on Feb 3, 2015
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