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08 Dec 2005


Iam about 4-5 wks pregnant, i had flu and was given antibiotics (amoxyllin) cough mixtures and pain killers by my GP. would they have any effect on the growing foetus? i dint know i was pregnant when i taking them.
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Blue,
No, Amoxycillen antibiotic, most cough syrups and panado would not affect your foetus. We normally don't like giving pregnant ladies anti-inflammatory tablets but they are not overly toxic to the baby, especially if you just took it for a short time. I don't think you have to worry.
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