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Sulfamethoxazole And Trying To 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 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
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
Im trying to conceive but im on bactrim, (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) protonix, chloroquine, prednisone, & lasik. I started taking prenatal pills is it ok to try & 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
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
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 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
I recently took one sulfamethoxazole pill, i've had sex and am on bc and i had some breakthrough bleeding, that is now gone. Am i likely to be pregnant?
Probably not.: But if concerned take an otc pregnancy test. ...Read more
Hi docs, do you think it's bad if you take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) ds if you're pregnant?
What are the side effects of taking sulfa-based drugs like bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) ds during 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?
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?
20w pregnant. Daughter is on bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) pediatric. I have 2 administer& am scared of accidental exposure/ ingestion of drop/2. Could 1/ 2 drops hurt baby?
Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim): Have no fear . Half a drop wont hurt your baby. ...Read more
I took bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) for a UTI the last 2 days of my active pills of aviane. Then had sex on the 3rd day. Could I be pregnant?
If I am on the antiobiotic Bactrim, (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) and am only on my first week of pills on my NEW pack, and had unprotected sex what are my chances of pregnancy?
My wife is pregnant since one month, can she take antibiotic known as bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) forte during the 1st month of pregnancy or this is a contraindication?
I have been on Loestrin for a little over a month and a half. I finished up bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) about two weeks ago. Is my Loestrin effective against pregnancy?
I took bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) once literally one pill while on birth control and had unprotected sex that day what are the chances of me getting pregnant?
Thrombocytopenia 4 mths ago after taking several doses of bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim). Thrown in remission after 3 days decadron. Plt. In 200s n holding. Pregnancy safe?
with your doctor. It is also concerning me that you have not listed bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) or sulfa as an allergy. The thrombocytopenia is probably drug related and should never take it again. Check with your hematologist for advice in this regard prior to getting pregnant.
Best wishes. ...Read more
What is the probability to have a birth defect for taking bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) forte during the 1st 10 days of pregnancy having no idea that there is a baby there!
No risk: None. Absolutely no risk in this scenario. ...Read more