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I just had sex yesterday and trying to conceive i shouldnt be getting my period until 3/6/12 but i was bleeding today what does this mean could i still get pregnant?

I just had sex yesterday and trying to conceive i shouldnt be getting my period until 3/6/12 but i was bleeding today what does this mean could i still get pregnant?

Becoming : Becoming pregnant is possible at any time during the cycle. Sometimes bleeding represents menstrual flow; but it can also represent "spotting", or atypical bleeding during pregnancy. If you are at all suspicious that you are pregnant please take a pregnancy test. If you have pain, vomiting, increased bleeding, or feel light-headed or faint, then please be seen as an emergency. ...Read more

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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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I'm on the Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD and taking a antibiotic (Sulfamethoxazole). Can I get pregnant?

I'm on the Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD and taking a antibiotic (Sulfamethoxazole). Can I get pregnant?

Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD: No the antibiotics will not decrease the effectiveness of the Mirena (levonorgestrel). But like any contraceptive method, the IUD does have a low baseline rate of pregnancy. So yes you may get pregnant (very low risk) but if you do, it won't be because of the antibiotics. ...Read more

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Can I still get pregnant if I took plan b tues morning (11 am) and then took Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) antibiotic Thurs.( 7 pm) ?

Can I still get pregnant if I took plan b tues morning (11 am) and then took Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) antibiotic Thurs.( 7 pm) ?

Yes you can: If you're ovulating & having relations with a fertile male then, pregnancy's ALWAYS POSSIBLE no matter if you're on Plan C-Z. Nothing is 100% geared against pregnancy except living on Mars right now with a bunch of Dr. Seuss's Sneetches. BUT, even that will change in the 2035 so beware (2018 if the Inspiration Mars crew discovers there's a Starbucks on the surface as they boomerang around Mars)! ...Read more

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I take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) 3times a week, prednisone, chloroquine, protonix. i want to get pregnant, what shall i do? my doctor doesn't want me to get off bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)

I take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) 3times a week, prednisone, chloroquine, protonix. i want to get pregnant, what shall i do? my doctor doesn't want me to get off bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)

Obstetrician: I wouldn't attempt to get pregnant while on these medications without the input of an obstetrician and I would also consult a pharmacist about taking these medications during pregnancy as the latter has access to much information about most medications. ...Read more

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I took sulfamethoxazole and didn't know I was pregnant . Week 2 I know the days I was active so it was week 2 of the sperm meeting the egg?

I took sulfamethoxazole and didn't know I was pregnant . Week 2 I know the days I was active  so it was week 2 of the sperm meeting the egg?

Here are some...: Considering the high fastidious requirements for sperms to survive, move, & swim to fertilize a timely waiting egg at right site & environment, the reported scenario poses a next to zero odd to conceive. Nonetheless, still do HPT in a wk after missing period & repeat it in another wk if the first test is (-) & still in doubt. More? Ask... ...Read more

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Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) safe during pregnancy?

Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) safe during pregnancy?

Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim): Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) can be used during pregnancy if prescribed by your doctor, otherwise i would not use it without presciption. ...Read more

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Hi docs, do you think it's bad if you take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) ds if you're pregnant?

Hi docs, do you think it's bad if you take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) ds if you're pregnant?

Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim): Potential benefit must outweigh risks. Talk with your OB/ GYN. Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) is FDA Pregnancy Category C (Risk cannot be ruled out). ...Read more

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What are the risks of taking sulfamethoxazole-tmp if pragnant i had bladder infection, and took this medic-en and today i found out that i'm pregnant one month. What should I do?

Hello, : Hello, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole is rated pregnancy category c by the fda. It is not recommended during pregnancy. I recommend that you get in touch with your ob/gyn doctor and explain situation. Your obstetrician will make further recommendations. Take care. ...Read more

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Please advice to what category does bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) forte belong to and whether is it a risk for a pregnant woman to take during the 1st 10 days of pregnancy?

Please advice to what category does bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) forte belong to and whether is it a risk for a pregnant woman to take during the 1st 10 days of pregnancy?

Yes: Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) is a sulfonamide. There are risks associated with Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) use during early pregnancy. We do not usually prescribe Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) during the first trimester. ...Read more

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What happens if a pregnant women takes bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) forte during the 1st 10 days of pregnancy for 10 days without having idea that she was already pregnant?

What happens if a pregnant women takes bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) forte during the 1st 10 days of pregnancy for 10 days without having idea that she was already pregnant?

Small risk: Unfortunately, there is a small risk of birth defects associated with this medication. But, overall, the risk is low. These are questions that should be brought up when you have your genetic counseling appointment and your structural ultrasounds. Good luck! ...Read more

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