Is it safe to treat pregnant women who have bacterial vaginosis ?

All pregnant women with symptoms of BV or who have had a premature delivery or low birth weight baby in the past should be tested for BV and treated if they have it.  Your doctor will prescribe antibiotics that are safe during pregnancy.

Information is provided by:  The National Women's Health Information Center which is Sponsored by the Office on Women's Health in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services