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Avelox And Pregnancy
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Probably: Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) is classified as category b for safety in pregnancy. This indicates a good, safe profile. For peace of mind, you can check the definitions of these categories on the net for this and other drugs. Always checkwith your ob-gyn even with supplelemnts nad "natural products". ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am taking augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) 625mg from last sunday, i missed my periods and also have many symptoms of pregnancy. Is this symptoms because of augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate).
Maybe: Cipro (ciprofloxacin) is a category c medicine in pregnancy. This means adverse fetal effects in animals but no controlled human studies or no human/animal studies done... So, we usually use proven antibiotics with better studies or track record. Bottom line - take them if it's the only possible med that will work (i doubt it) or discuss it again with your doc. It's always smart to double check your medications. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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Can having bronchitis and taking augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) Mucinex and breathing treatments affect the result of an oraquick test. ?
Late 8 days slight cramps and nausea on and off for two days took 4 pregnancy tests all negative and an increase in vaginal discharge.
Hormonal imbalance: Did you have unprotected sex? if not, you are not pregnant. You may wish to get blood test for HCG, if that is negative at 8 days after missed period, it will rule out pregnancy. Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD. Consult this site for more information on this topic. http://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes.aspx Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Can uricalm or Azo effect the outcome of a home pregnancy test? Ijust started antibiotics today for a UTI but my period is 3 days late .
No.: Home pregnancy tests detect the presence of beta-hcg, a hormone produced during pregnancy. Medications would not alter the level of this hormone. Menstrual cycle length can vary by a few days from month to month. If your period still has not come in the next couple days, you might consider making a doctor's appointment to see what's going on. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can prednisone and augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) affect heroin urine test with a false positive?
No: Although screening tests be test positive for closely related compounds, screening tests are just that and are not valid until confirmed by specific tests such as gas chromatography or mass spectroscopy which are highly specific and have virtually no false positives. ...Read more
3 days- protection?: Assuming you had unprotected sex- do a home pregnancy test this week and repeat next week. Pregnancy signs would be: missed cycles (s), breast fullness, possible early morning nausea/vomiting, wight pain and possible darkening of the nipples. 3 days is a bit early to tell; however, it is time to see a GYN for definitive BC pills and always use condoms! ...Read more
Been prescribed azythromycin doxycycline 15 days and Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) 15 days. Sinus infection and uti. I'm not using all these. Which is best for both?
Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) : Will cover all u might haveGet a more detailed answer ›
Been taking Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) for strep throat and also taking Lo Loestrin Fe. Missed 3 or 4 days of taking Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) and I'm having vaginal bleeding? Normal?
Call your doctor: It is not good to miss doses of your antibiotic when treating strep throat. You risk getting rheumatic heart disease. You must take all 10 days and may have to start again, ask your doctor about it. And an antibiotic can cause irregular periods. If irregularity persists through your next cycle or two, see your doc about this, too. ...Read more
MEDS IN PREGNANCY: Both Doxycycline and tetracycline fall in pregnancy safety category-d. It means: there is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the potential benefits from the use of the drug in pregnant women may be acceptable despite its potential ricks (e.g. If the drug is needed in life threatening situation or for a serious disease for which safer drugs can't be used or are ineffective). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer