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Can a pregnant woman suffering from urinary inflammation take penicillin antibiotic?what are the side effects and risks?what about alternatives?

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Dr. Douglas Lawson
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Penicillen

Penicillen is very safe in pregnancy and is the number one choice of antibiotic for group B beta strep prophylaxis in labor.
As long as you aren't allergic to it, you should be fine. Only real issue is that you may get a yeast infection from antibiotic use.

In brief: Penicillen

Penicillen is very safe in pregnancy and is the number one choice of antibiotic for group B beta strep prophylaxis in labor.
As long as you aren't allergic to it, you should be fine. Only real issue is that you may get a yeast infection from antibiotic use.
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