News • Blog
Sexual health and LGBT population
Living with HIV
Post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP)
Chancroid does not appear to affect the normal course of pregnancy. In addition, maternal to fetal transmission does not seem to occur. It is very easy to treat the infected pregnanct women with antibiotics that are safe and approved for use during pregnancy (little to no risk to the developing baby). Some examples of antibiotics used to treat chancroid in pregnancy include erythromycin and ceftriaxone.