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Strep throat

I'm 16 weeks pregnant. I live wit my mom. Last week she got strep throat and now i think i have it. Is this dangerous for my baby? And what should i do about it?

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Asked by marchma2b at 4:54 PM on Oct. 6, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • Go to your doctor and get antibiotics or go to the health food store and get some silver shield.

    Answer by Lornamay at 5:12 PM on Oct. 6, 2008

  • go to tthe dr .. they can give antibiotics for it and usually will be like dyoxycillin or ampilicillin or how ever you spell them but they area the ones usually given in pregnancy

    Answer by iloveyall2008 at 5:34 PM on Oct. 6, 2008

  • yes. strep can infect the baby, Go to the doctors or a walk in. they will do a strep test (I had strep a month ago) and then prescribe you antibiotics.

    Answer by charisma10 at 6:33 PM on Oct. 6, 2008

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