Author Topic: Bactrim while nursing??  (Read 1460 times)

Offline luvmyemma09

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Bactrim while nursing??
« on: October 25, 2009, 03:21:41 AM »
Ok so a couple days ago I had a bite that got infected on my arm and I had the red line go up to my arm pit. So I rushed to the ER and they said it was an infected abscess so they prescribed me Bactrim antibiotics. I even told the doc I was breastfeeding my 8month old and he said oh yeah it's safe. Well I started looking online and I hear that it is not safe. She will not take a bottle she refuses it. I am nervous because I don't want this infection coming back but I don't want anything to happen to my baby girl either. I have been taking bactrim for 2 days now. So any advice would be highly appreciated. I hate taking antibiotics but then people tell me ooh you don't want to mess around with that especially since I had the red line go up my arm.


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Re: Bactrim while nursing??
« Reply #1 on: October 25, 2009, 03:46:31 AM »
This thread has been locked as there is an already existing thread on the same topic.

http://www.welltellme.com/discuss/index.php/topic,25663.msg243550.html#new

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