Pregnancy: Ages 18-24 Community
Strep B positive while trying to conceive? Is the pregnancy healthy?
About This Community:

A community of expecting mothers (18 to 24 Years Old) offering support through pregnancy and childbirth. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Strep B positive while trying to conceive? Is the pregnancy healthy?

Has anyone who is pregnant now tested + for group B before you conceived? If so did your doc say it increased the risk of miscarriage in the first trimester? Did they try and treat it prior to you getting pregnant? Thanks for any help.
Related Discussions
3 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
1640871_tn?1321677346
As far as I know, Strep B doesn't affect us falling pregnant the only concern is the possible chance of infecting a baby as it is getting delivered. I have it and I have asked about it and my Doc said in no way does it affect us falling pregnant. Please don't worry to much.
Blank
1790045_tn?1317188084
I was pregnant with my son when I had strep I was maybe 4-5 weeks and it didn't show on the pregnancy test they gave me before they gave me a shot but it didn't cause any problems for my pregnancy or my son. He is now 3 1/2.
Blank
1346146_tn?1299364097
Hi I am a strep b carrier and tested positive before and during pregnancy.  It doesnt affect you when u r ttc its only when u r pregnant and going into labor.  They will give you iv antibiotics to keep u from passing it to baby during birth.  I had antibiotics with all 3 of my labors and never passed it to my babies.  All are healthy.  Good luck.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
2020005_tn?1417986816
Blank
KTowne commented on Des_a_rae's status
11 hrs ago
2020005_tn?1417986816
Blank
KTowne, and Shannon79 commented on Belle313's status
12 hrs ago
1580318_tn?1452015597
Blank
Shannon79 commented on photo
15 hrs ago
Blank
Weight Tracker
Track your weight throughout your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Pregnancy Tracker
Track your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Top Pregnancy Answerers
12584065_tn?1436324114
Blank
Destynee2015
Phoenix, AZ
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
EmaleeJoy
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
xojensen_
2080231_tn?1444937185
Blank
dianaexoh
Royal Oak, MI
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
lyshabob
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Patriciaaa02
Pregnancy: Ages 18-24 Community Resources
Top Pregnancy Answerers
12584065_tn?1436324114
Blank
Destynee2015
Phoenix, AZ
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
EmaleeJoy
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
xojensen_
2080231_tn?1444937185
Blank
dianaexoh
Royal Oak, MI
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
lyshabob
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Patriciaaa02