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Is Roxid for UTI safe in pregnancy?

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Is ROXID 150 safe during 32nd week of pregnancy or is there something better for urti?
Posted Fri, 20 Apr 2012 in Pregnancy
Answered by Dr. Shainaz Arif Kaware 1 hour later
Hello Sareen,

Thanks for posting your query.

Roxithromycin is an antibiotic belonging to the Macrolide group of drugs.

It is listed as a category-B drug and so it is safe in pregnancy.

As for URTI (take it.

But a better and safer class of drugs are cephalosporins and/or penicillins. You can ask your doctor for a specific drug.

Hope I have answered your query. Please accept this answer if you don't have any further query.

Wishing you a speedy recovery.

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