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Antibiotic - Is it needed for D and C
Hi Ladies, I'm going to have the D&C done today.  I was just wondering is the antibiotic med needed for D&C because my did not prescribe me any.
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If you need one, your doctor will give you an Rx afterwards, or sometimes they give you an IV dose of one in the operating room.
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I had a D&C last August and I was never given an antibiotic. If you need it, your dr will gove it to you.
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I just had a d&e on 9/29...An antibiotic was given to me in my IV drip during the procedure
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After my D&C they gave me a prescription on Anitbiotics. They said that it was just a precaution. Mind you I was in an other cuntry and not at home at the time. my dr said that they will sometimes do that.
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I have had 2 D&C's and was never given a RX, so I wouldn't worry about it, your doc will give you one if they feel the need.
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Thank you all. I feel much better.
I'm going to the appointment now.  (I'm really hungry and thirsty right now.  Fast since last night :()
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