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I am 7 weeks pregnant.but 2 weeks before i had floxacin duracan and betadine pessaries to treat vaginal infection..will it have side effect on my baby?

I am 7 weeks pregnant.but 2 weeks before i had floxacin duracan and betadine pessaries to treat vaginal infection..will it have side effect on my baby?

2weeks ago?: You had florin at 5 weeks. My suggestion is to talk to your obstetrician so you can have a conversation with a genetic counselor.It belongs to category C ,which means ,use if benefits outweigh the risks. ...Read more

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I am 7 weeks pregnant.but 2 weeks before i had floxacin duracan and betadine pessaries to treat vaginal infection..will it have side effect on my bab?

I am 7 weeks pregnant.but 2 weeks before i had floxacin  duracan and betadine pessaries to treat vaginal infection..will it have side effect on my bab?

Not likely: Those are curious treatments for vaginal infection, but the only medicine there I would be worried about is floxacin. The fetus was likely exposed to very little, just don't use them any longer. ...Read more

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Sore throat feels like a pimple on the back of my tongue used sore throat gargle(betadine) on the right side its painfull when i swallow?

Sore throat feels like a pimple on the back of my tongue used sore throat gargle(betadine)  on the right side its painfull when i swallow?

Warm salt water rins: The safest and most effective attempt at causing that pimple area to go away is warm salt water rinses. Do it for a couple of minutes, 4-5 times a day. If the pimple continues, contact an otolaryngologist to evaluate the pimple area. ...Read more

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Is it ok to use betadine on my wound?

Is it ok to use betadine on my wound?

Usually yes: Diluted betadine solution is usually safe on a wound. It is commonly used as a disinfectant in surgery. ...Read more

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Will betadine cure fungus?

Will betadine cure fungus?

Betadine: Iodine has been recognized as an effective broad-spectrum bactericide, and it is also effective against yeasts, molds, fungi, viruses, and protozoans. ...Read more

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Is iodine same as betadine?

Is iodine same as betadine?

Betadine: contains a small amount of iodine as it's active ingredient, and also contains several inactive ones. ...Read more

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What does betadine douche do?

What does betadine douche do?

Douching: If can throw off vaginal pH & ^ risk for infection. The American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists recommends AGAINST Douching. ...Read more