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Is it safe to get pregnant after taking flagyl?

Is it safe to get pregnant after taking flagyl?

Flagyl in Pregancy: Flagyl (metronidazole) is classified as pregnancy category b. Although there are no studies showing bad effects during pregnancy, Metronidazole is known to cross the placental barrier and its effects on the human fetal are not known. As with any medication taken during pregnancy, the potential risks and benefits of the medication should be carefully considered before it is taken during pregnancy. ...Read more

Dr. Linda Callaghan
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Pregnancy (Definition)

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


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Can you get pregnant while taking Flagyl vaginally?

Flagyl, pregnancy: Flagyl does not affect fertility, and it does not have any spermicidal properties. The likelihood of a woman becoming pregnant is not affected by taking Flagyl either by mouth or vaginally. ...Read more

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Can flagyl pills help me get pregnant?

Not directly: I don't know of any data indicating that metronidazole, or Flagyl, will increase your fertility but, if you're taking oral contraceptive pills, antibiotics may interfere with their efficacy and thus increase your chances of becoming pregnant. ...Read more

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If I'm 7 weeks pregnant and I believe my last period was on January 20 but it was kinda messed up from takin flagyl when did I get pregnant?

If I'm 7 weeks pregnant and I believe my last period was on January 20 but it was kinda messed up from takin flagyl when did I get pregnant?

Guessing games: If your pregnancy was confirmed by ultrasound as 7 weeks then the LMP is consistent. However, if your pregnancy has not been confirmed by examination, then let the "guessing games" begin. Once you are farther along in the pregnancy and other pregnancy landmarks are noted to date your pregnancy then there is more accuracy in the same. ...Read more

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How soon after taking Flagyl can I become pregnant?

Immediately: There is plenty of data showing that Flagyl is safe during any stage of pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Flagyl?

Metronidazole: Use during 1st trimester for trichomoniasis is not recommended. Please discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

Dr. Timothy Wilt
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Metronidazole (Definition)

It's an antibiotic used to treat infections such as bacterial vaginosis or a type of ...Read more