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Dr. Suzanne Galli
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Can metronidazole gel affect false positive pregnant test? Help please

May be not: Not at all! pregnancy tests are looking for the presence of hcg, a hormone that is only produced during pregnancy. Antibiotics will not cause your body to secrete HCG if you are not pregnant, so there is absolutely no possible way that they could cause a false positive.

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Finished taking metronidazole gel two days ago. And now I have white pinkish discharge. Might be pregnant got 4 positives bt can I be?

Finished taking metronidazole gel two days ago. And now I have white pinkish discharge. Might be pregnant got 4 positives bt can I be?

Positive test: A positive pregnancy test is a positive pregnancy test. Two or three or four pregnancy tests that are positive mean you're really really pregnant. Metronidazole gel is not contraindicated during pregnancy, non-toxic. Complete your course, discharge can be normal, even if pink. If bloody, call a doctor.

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Before takeing my last metronidazole gel treatment I got 3 positive pregnant test...Am I really prego? If yes will it cause problems?

Metronidazole: It seems you are prego. Metrogel is not going to give you a false positive pregnancy test. Don't use any medication during the first trimester without authorization by your doctor.

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I found out I'm a month pregnant bt I took metronidazole gel and diflucan (fluconazole) can it harm my baby? I didn't know I was at the time I took them. Anyone kno

I found out I'm a month pregnant bt I took metronidazole gel and diflucan (fluconazole) can it harm my baby? I didn't know I was at the time I took them. Anyone kno

Antibiotics/pregnant: Several epidemiologic studies indicate no increased risk of congenital anomalies associated with low dose exposure to fluconazole. Metronidazole gel is not likely to affect the fetus, but cannot find any controlled studies. Oral doses cross the placental barrier. There was no evidence of harm to the fetus due to metronidazole. Suspect your baby will be just fine.

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I'm pregnant bt I took metronidazole gel and diflucan (fluconazole) when I didn't knw. I think I got pregnant at the same time. ..Will it harm my pregnancy?

I'm pregnant bt I took metronidazole gel and diflucan (fluconazole) when I didn't knw. I think I got pregnant at the same time. ..Will it harm my pregnancy?

No: Prego? I though that was tomato sauce :) medications that are taken at the time of conception or before eight weeks are not likely to cause serious problem as this is prior to the time organs develop. (organogenesis.) see your ob. Good health to you and yours!

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I got BV they gave me metronidazole gel to use im currently 5weeks 5days pregnant and is now seeing blood clots is this normal? Is it because of the gel

Can be...: ...From a combination of infection and treatment. Could also be coincidence and of concern. Should call your OB for guidance, as may want to check you.

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How long after I finish my metronidazole gel will it take for it to leave my vagina?

Vaginal ph: Best way not to get BV is to keep vaginal ph normal. Try not to dough or to use perfume just water and unscented soap.

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I was previously diagnosed with BV. My doctor prescribed a metronidazole gel that I should take for 5 nights. But my discharge is still there?

I was previously diagnosed with BV. My doctor prescribed a metronidazole gel that I should take for 5 nights. But my discharge is still there?

Another apt: IF you cont to have the discharge 3 days after you have finished the metro gel, then you should have another apt. There could be another cause, or the length of time may not have been sufficient. Either of these possibilities would require another apt to dx.

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I been previously diagnosed with BV. My doctor prescribed a metronidazole gel that I should take for five nights, but discharge is still there.

Retreat: If you feel that the infection did not go away after treatment then contact your doctor. You may need to be retreated or treated with an alternative therapy. The use of vaginal medication causes some discharge so make sure you have given your body time to clear it out before you go back in for testing

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How many days does it take for the white discharge for your vaginal to go away? I just finished my treatment fof BV I was using metronidazole gel.

Very common: It's very common to have white vaginal discharge after you use Metrogel. The cream is clear when you put it in but it turns and a little clumpy after a day or so. That's not yeast, but the cream that has changed.

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After finishing a round of Metronidazole gel, is clear discharge with red clumps normal? I have a Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD and do not get periods anymore.

After finishing a round of Metronidazole gel, is clear discharge with red clumps normal? I have a Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD and do not get periods anymore.

Possible: You were treated for an infection and the symptoms could be related to that. If these symptoms are transient for a few days and resolve I would not be concerned, but if it worsens or persists get checked.

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