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A 23-year-old female asked:

I'm trying to conceive and ovulated 1 or 2 days ago.today i started metronidazole gel. does this gel affect implantation or any sperm that is already up there with the egg? any worries with fertilization?

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Dr. Robert Knuppel
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 45 years experience
Infertility: There is no peer reviewed data that has demonstrated causation of metronidazole with implantation or fertilization.

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Last updated Sep 7, 2015

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