A 35-year-old member asked:
Why can I not take nitrofurantoin in the third trimester?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Padmavati Garvey answered
29 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hemolytic anemia: Actually you should avoid Macrodantin (nitrofurantoin) during the last month of the pregnancy and while in labor. It can cause hemolytic anemia in the baby.
Answered on Dec 24, 2014
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