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Is it safe to take antibiotics while pregnant?

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Dr. Caren Reaves
Obstetrics & Gynecology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

While some antibiotics are not safe in pregnancy, you can be assured your OB would not prescribe unsafe antibiotics during your pregnancy.
It's important to complete all prescribed antibiotics.

In brief: Yes

While some antibiotics are not safe in pregnancy, you can be assured your OB would not prescribe unsafe antibiotics during your pregnancy.
It's important to complete all prescribed antibiotics.
Dr. Caren Reaves
Dr. Caren Reaves
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Dr. Liza Kunz
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Many are

Some antibiotics are safe in pregnancy.
Others need to be avoided at certain times. Talk to you doctor and make sure they know you are pregnant with any new prescription.

In brief: Many are

Some antibiotics are safe in pregnancy.
Others need to be avoided at certain times. Talk to you doctor and make sure they know you are pregnant with any new prescription.
Dr. Liza Kunz
Dr. Liza Kunz
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Dr. Peter Karsant
Dentistry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Antibiotics

Yes generally. Please check with your obgyn and be sure that the issue you want to treat with antibiotics is treatable with antibiotic therapy (they work on bacterial infections but not on viral infections like colds/flu).

In brief: Antibiotics

Yes generally. Please check with your obgyn and be sure that the issue you want to treat with antibiotics is treatable with antibiotic therapy (they work on bacterial infections but not on viral infections like colds/flu).
Dr. Peter Karsant
Dr. Peter Karsant
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