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Is Flagyl safe in pregnancy?

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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
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In brief: Depends on trimester

Flagyl should not be used as single dose for bacterial vaginosis or during first trimester for treating trichomoniasis.
Black box warning advises of its carcinogenicity in mice & rats; so caution is advised. Discuss with OB for alternatives.

In brief: Depends on trimester

Flagyl should not be used as single dose for bacterial vaginosis or during first trimester for treating trichomoniasis.
Black box warning advises of its carcinogenicity in mice & rats; so caution is advised. Discuss with OB for alternatives.
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