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Henderson, NV
A 19-year-old female asked:

33 weeks preg and i have a yeast infection! my doctor prescribed one pill of the fluconazole! read on internet that can cause birth defects! true ?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 42 years experience
Safe: one pill for vulvovaginitis yeast infection at this stage of pregnancy is safe, only much higher doses over a long period earlier in pregnancy might be of concern, trust your doctor, wish you a healthy pregnancy and and a healthy baby, good luck
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