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Vineland, NJ
A 27-year-old female asked:

I take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) 3times a week, prednisone, chloroquine, protonix. i want to get pregnant, what shall i do? my doctor doesn't want me to get off bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Obstetrician: I wouldn't attempt to get pregnant while on these medications without the input of an obstetrician and I would also consult a pharmacist about taking these medications during pregnancy as the latter has access to much information about most medications.
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