Is a bladder infection more serious if I am a pregnant woman?

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See a doctor immediately if you are pregnant and suspect a bladder infection. Infections in pregnant women may lead to conditions that put you at risk for high blood pressure or premature delivery. Also, though pregnant women are at a higher risk for bladder infection, they must be more careful when taking antibiotics.

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