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i have been diagnosed with a vaginal in fection doctor prescribed metronidazole vaginal gel is this safe for the baby?

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MOMMYHALEYTOB

Asked by MOMMYHALEYTOB at 12:27 PM on Jul. 2, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • Does he know you are pregnant? Did you ask him? It's important to clear up any infections before the birth.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 12:28 PM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • Yes it is safe. Doctors prescribe metronidazole when u are pregnant or breastfeeding.
    Fairy_Wings

    Answer by Fairy_Wings at 12:30 PM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • If this is for BV then yes it is,but to be on the safe side I would ask just to be on the safe side.
    mamaofficer

    Answer by mamaofficer at 12:30 PM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • http://www.webmd.com/drugs/drug-78017-Metronidazole+Vagl.aspx?drugid=78017&drugname=Metronidazole+Vagl&source=2 


     I've used the otc yeast meds during pregnancy.  The only thing they do that I don't like, and it may just be me, is I tend to feel crampy when I'm taking them.  ^^ There is info from webmd on the prescription.

    preacherskid

    Answer by preacherskid at 12:34 PM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • If your doctor knows you're pregnant then he wouldn't give you something that isn't safe for the baby.
    JazzlikeMraz

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 1:18 PM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • If your Dr knows that you are pregnant then yes!
    cparra74

    Answer by cparra74 at 1:59 PM on Jul. 2, 2010

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