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A 20-year-old female asked:

Is it okay to take both metronidazole and nitrofurantoin for a uti during my second trimester in my pregnancy?

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Dr. Brian Enggano
Obstetrics and Gynecology 14 years experience
UTI: Either is safe during the second trimester of pregnancy but only Nitrofurantoin is needed for a urinary tract infection (UTI). Bacterial vaginosis is the most common condition for which Metronidazole is prescribed.
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