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Went into the ER last night for pains.. found out baby's ok but i have a UTI... they gave me an antibiotic.. im assmuing its safe but sometimes those ER drs are busy and make mistakes

Is it Ok to take the antibiotics? i am 5 weeks


Asked by JrsMommy07 at 8:16 AM on Feb. 19, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • tetracycline
    doxycycline (note that1st trimester exposure to doxycycline is not known to carry an increased risk

    These are unsafe to take while pregnant. Letting the infection go untreated will cause more harm than taking a safe antibiotic.

    Answer by Dani32 at 8:24 AM on Feb. 19, 2009

  • it all depends what it is. they make antibiotics for utis that are pregnancy safe- call your pharmacy or dr office and find out if thats the kind that is or not

    Answer by krazyash023 at 8:18 AM on Feb. 19, 2009

  • Call your doctor and report the whole thing and ask about the med.

    Answer by Bmat at 8:20 AM on Feb. 19, 2009

  • yea i am with everyone else i would call the doc and make sure first.

    Answer by jodi205 at 8:22 AM on Feb. 19, 2009