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Can Pregnant Women Take Amoxicillin 500mg
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
Most likely Yes: There is no evidence of second or third trimester risk with taking Amoxicillin which is a class b drug in pregnancy and safe like tylenol (acetaminophen). There might be of some risk-taking is in the first trimester. Obviously you want to take a medication that is indicated for infection so ask your ob/gyn as well. ...Read more
No problem: Yes, unless your allergic to it.Get a more detailed answer ›
Just wondering if it is safe to take amoxicillin 250mg while taking prenatal? I am 14 week pregnant
Yes: There is no problem with mixing those meds. ...Read more
I'm on femme tab 20/100 I have to take a course of amoxicillin ranbaxy fir 5 days will the pill still cover from pregnancy plz?
I have a toothache, can I take amoxicillin 500? I am pregnant almost 38 weeks. It is safe to take it. Thank u
Under supervision: Only if prescribed by your OB- if this old medication, please consult a dentist. ...Read more
Probably ok: But check with your doc. We doctors are very concerned about side effects in pregnant women. Better to be safe. ...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 more
I'm a week old pregnant and I have been diagnose with chest infection am I safe to take amoxicillin 500mg 1 pill 3 times daily?
I'm currently taking amoxicillin 500mg three times a day for my wisdom tooth pain is this medicine ok to take I'm 7wks pregnant?
It is: You should also let your Obstetrician know about your problem. Long term antibiotics is not a good thing and you need to weigh the risks vs. The benefits of having the wisdom tooth removed. If you need to have it removed the safest time is during the second trimester. ...Read more
I am 32 weeks pregnant, and I have an infection in my mouth maybe gingervitis, is it safe to take amoxil (amoxicillin) 500mg?
Always ask your OB: Amox/ampicillin is catergory b- means- no risk/adverse fetal effects but controlled human 1st trimester studies not available. The question is whether you trully needs antibiotic. Always ask your OB just to be certain and to confirm the need for you to take antibiotic or any drug during your pregnancy. ...Read more
Get checked first: You may have bacterial vaginosis (bv) which should be treated in pregnancy to prevent problems. This is treated with a different antibiotic but an exam is needed to rule out other infections which have specific treatments. So, I don't recommend you take the amoxicillin. Call your OB instead and get checked. ...Read more
On second pill in b/c pack, take tri-previfem and been prescribed to amoxicillin. Was only on the medicine for 1day when I had sex. Pulled out, pregnant?
Can I take amoxicillin with paracetamol, ferrograd, and codeine phosphate Ta while I am 8 months pregnant? Thanks
My gp gave me amoxicillin to deal with my chest infection, however I am pregnant. Is it safe to take?
Can I take augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) if I'm pregnant and allergic to cephalosporins but not amoxicillan?
Yes,: No problem taking Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) while pregnant, as for the cross-reactivity: usually it's the other way round, people who are allergic to penicillin/amoxicillin (component of Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate)) ask if they can administer cephalosporins. At any rate, tell your doctor, and if any doubt, take the first dose in the doctor's office or ER waiting area, stay for an hour, if nothing happens, leave, good luck ...Read more
I am 11w pregnant & have a chest infection, my doctor has prescribed me amoxicillin, just double checking, is it safe to take?
Tooth absess since y’day seen gp and on amoxicillin 3/day. Can I take ibiprufren 1 off as nothing else is relieving bad pain I’m 22 weeks pregnant. Ty?
Tooth Abscess: Please see a dentist as soon as possible for an evaluation and appropriate treatment. We would need to see you clinically along with an x-ray of the area to both advise you and discuss pain medication. Generally speaking Tylenol would be the safest medication to take. Anything more would require a consultation with your Obstetrician. Safety of your unborn child is paramount. At least call dentist ...Read more
Is it safe to take amoxicillin during your first trimester of pregnancy to treat a sinus infection?
Yes: Perfectly safe.Get a more detailed answer ›
Pregnancy Category B: Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) is pregnancy category b (http://www. Drugs. Com/augmentin. Html) & therefore is not considered harmful to fetus. However, you always need to tell prescribing physician that you're pregnant so that s/he can help you determine if medication/procedure risk is worth benefit (why do you need augment?), much less safe for you & fetus. ...Read more
I'm 17 weeks pregnant. I had the 1st 2 boil at my chin but this time its now in my upper lip. Is it safe to take neomox amoxicillin 500 mg?
I had sex while taking amoxicillin a week before my inactive birth control pills started. How soon can I take a pregnancy test? I started spotting 2 days before my inactive pills started and it continued for a total of 5 days. Its now been 3 weeks since w
The: The spotting you experienced is a sign that your birth control pill efficacy was affected. There are pregnancy tests available that can detect pregnancy up to 5 days before your period. Recall when the first day of your last menstral period was (last month). If you miss your period 30 days later, that is the best time to take a pregnancy test. Taking a pregnacy test too early between periods can produce a false negative result. This is because the pregancy test is testing for the 'pregancy hormone' which take the body time to be detectable in your body. ...Read more