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Bactrim Pregnancy

(Sulfamethoxazole / Trimethoprim)

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Is Bactrim (Sulfamethoxazole / Trimethoprim) safe during pregnancy or nursing?

The FDA category for this medication is D. It is advised that you: Weigh risks vs. benefits

Bactrim (Sulfamethoxazole / Trimethoprim) pregnancy info from our pharmacists

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  • Risks
  • If you are pregnant, talk to your doctor about alternatives as Bactrim (Sulfamethoxazole / Trimethoprim) may damage the fetus.
Source: FDA package insert