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Pregnant and have candida. The doctors gave me velosef. Anyone have problem with this?
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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology
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In brief: Velocef is a first
Generation cephalosporin like keflin, keflex, a broad spectrum anti-biotic that has no role in treating candida.
It is best managed with Monistat or nizoral (ketoconazole). Perhaps your obstrician read the report wrong, but go back and tell him/her it's the wrong drug. Candida is common; treatable; pregnant or non-pregnant.

In brief: Velocef is a first
Generation cephalosporin like keflin, keflex, a broad spectrum anti-biotic that has no role in treating candida.
It is best managed with Monistat or nizoral (ketoconazole). Perhaps your obstrician read the report wrong, but go back and tell him/her it's the wrong drug. Candida is common; treatable; pregnant or non-pregnant.
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