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Side effects of Bifilac and Norflox TZ

What are the side effects of Bifilac and Norflox TZ while trying to conceive a child?
Asked On : Wed, 9 Mar 2011
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Homeopath 's  Response
Befelac being used to restore normal gastro-intestinal flora can be used easily even in pregnancy .As for flouroquinolones like norfloxacin;cipro;ofloxacin they are not to be used when it is comfirmed that you are pregnant other wise before having a pregnancy the medicine can be taken.
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Radiologist Dr. Radha Narayanan's  Response
Norflox is a antibiotic given usually to treat uti and or GI infections.Befelac is used to restore gi flora after antibiotic treatment.Norfloxacin has been reported to rapidly cross the blood-placenta and blood-milk barrier, and is extensively distributed into the fetal tissues. For this reason norfloxacin and other fluoroquinolones are contraindicated during pregnancy due to the risk of spontaneous abortions and birth defects.
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