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I fear I may have colitis after taking an antibiotic, been having loose stools for days (not diarrhea, just loose bowels)(google c difficile) and I am allergic to Metrodonizole (the drug used to treat it). The other drug is Vancomycen and I can't find a damn thing on whether the drug is safe during pregnancy or not!! Any ideas?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:02 AM on Sep. 25, 2012 in Pregnancy

Answers (9)
  • Ask your pharmacist and/or doctor.
    robinkane

    Answer by robinkane at 11:03 AM on Sep. 25, 2012

  • Call your Dr. They would know what you should be taking.
    QuinnMae

    Answer by QuinnMae at 11:08 AM on Sep. 25, 2012

  • Ask your doctor or your pharmacist, they will be able to help you. It's their job :)
    ajc03

    Answer by ajc03 at 11:10 AM on Sep. 25, 2012

  • Get a probiotic!
    micheledo

    Answer by micheledo at 12:54 PM on Sep. 25, 2012

  • Do u recommend a specific probiotc
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 1:50 PM on Sep. 25, 2012

  • Vanco is a very potent medication. Ask multiple opinions before taking this.
    Mommaof4boys413

    Answer by Mommaof4boys413 at 1:55 PM on Sep. 25, 2012

  • No. I just got whatever was available at the drugstore, when I needed it. I am sure other moms would have a better recommendation. I would assume any kind would be helpful!
    micheledo

    Answer by micheledo at 8:28 AM on Sep. 26, 2012

  • my doctor told my to not take any probiotics during pregnancy..so you should ask your doc about that one too. my doctor suggested only natural probiotics such as yogurts since pill forms arent fda aproved
    shay1130

    Answer by shay1130 at 10:18 AM on Sep. 26, 2012

  • I wouldn't be able to take a medication without a doctors prescription unless it was over the counter. I'm not saying whatever is said here will have my decision made, I'm asking if anyone else had any ideas of medications that could be taken for this illness.
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 7:50 PM on Sep. 27, 2012

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