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When you're pregnant and think you might have an ear infection do you go to your OB or to a regular Dr?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 6:20 PM on May. 25, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • regular doctor. he will know what you can and can not have
    ashes27165

    Answer by ashes27165 at 6:21 PM on May. 25, 2011

  • You can just go to your family doctor. They know you are pregnant. They won't prescibe anything you can't have.
    Musicmom80

    Answer by Musicmom80 at 6:22 PM on May. 25, 2011

  • My OB told me at my very first appointment that if I had any issue that needed to be seen by a dr. to contact her office first. I had the flu last week and when I called they told me I could go to my regular dr. I would think an ear infection is probably the same thing.
    FatGirl239

    Answer by FatGirl239 at 6:37 PM on May. 25, 2011

  • I only see my OB if it's pregnancy related. If not I see my regular doctor. But if you're put on meds you should always let your OB know.
    Brittany C.

    Answer by Brittany C. at 6:47 PM on May. 25, 2011

  • I have a cold and went to my regular dr, just tell them you are pregnant. If you get something that could be pregnancy related go to your OB... Like swelling or light headed. Something like that, they always have room for immediate appointments...
    gibsongirl017

    Answer by gibsongirl017 at 11:42 AM on May. 26, 2011

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