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Ampicillin And Pregnancy
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If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
I am 7 days late on my period and I took a pregnancy test and it was negative but I'm on the medication ampicillin. What should I do?
Had to take amoxicillin, diaflucan & ampicillin b2b. Still on amp. Had unprotected sex last night. Am on second pill of BC pack. Am I safe?
From pregnancy?: If you are asking if you are protected from pregnancy, the answer is "probably", but not 100%. There is an inherent 0.1% failure rate of BC pills when taken perfectly, and there is the possibility that antibiotics can make them less effective, though no one has studied how much less. As for being protected from STDs, there are many infections resistant to ampicillin, so you are not safe there. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ampicillin/pregnancy: This question is a bit vague, so let me try and help in some way. If your question is whether or not Ampicillin can be taken during pregnancy...It can. If your question is whether Ampicillin is for a "womb infection"---it depends entirely on the scenario in which the infection is diagnosed. Some infections it helps, some it does not. Please do not self treat in this scenario, ask your gyn! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can we treat chorioamnionitis with ampicillin and erythromicin / or ampicillin + gentamicin + clindamicin is a better regimen in pprom?
Two diff issues: Chorio is an infection that requires therapeutic antibiotics (amp+gent is a typical regimen; clinda is sometimes added) pprom is different- antibiotics in this case are for prolonging the latency between rupture and delivery to allow for steroid therapy (amp + e'mycin is the best combo.) if chorio develops, delivery is indicated and abx are changed to treat the actual infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I recently had a tooth pulled and the doctor gave me ampicillin and tylenol w/codein....Are these medications safe at 27wks pregnant?
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