Our expert says:
When eating grapefruit, the levels of an enzyme in your body which is required to metabolise certain medications in your body (including birth-control pills), goes doew. This means that grapefruit can affect the level to which your body metabolizes the active ingredients in birth-control pills. Although the effect of your pill's pill efficacy will probably not be significantly affected, it might increase your risks of side effects, such as nausea and vomiting.
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