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Medication for Urinary tract infection during pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   i am 29 weeks pregnant and my doctor presbribed me bactrim, twice a day for 3 days. Isn't bactrim harmful to pregnant women?
Doctor :   ya sure we will assist you
Doctor :   can you tell me for what reason he prescribed
User :   i have a urinary tract infection that moved into my kidney, i also have a large kidney stone
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   it is advisable weighimg the risks involved
User :   will it hinder the babys development in any way?
Doctor :   no it is an broad spectrum antibiotics
Doctor :   it will not effect your baby's growth

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