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If you have one of these conditions you must take antibiotics for prophylaxis in a single dose form, 60 minutes before the procedure. Recommended antibiotics include amoxicillin, or if allergic, clindamycin
1.  Artificial heart valves.
2.  A history of infective endocarditis. 
3.  Certain specific serious congenital (present from birth) heart conditions including:
    -Unrepaired or incompletely repaired cyanotic congenital heart disease, including those with palliative shunts and conduits.
    -A completely repaired congenital heart defect with prosthetic material or device, whether placed by surgery or by catheter intervention, during the first six months after the procedure.
    -Any repaired congenital heart defect with residual defect at the site or adjacent to the site of a prosthetic device.
4.  A cardiac transplant that develops a problem in a heart valve.