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Posted by: | 2019/08/12

Antibiotics and birth control

Does antibiotics cancel out Minerva birth control, i use the antibiotics for kidney pipe infection and i did tell my doctor about the birth control and she did not explain how it works properly.

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- 2019/08/13

It depends which antibiotics, but many of them do interfere with the Pill, but not with the injectable. If you are using the Pill, you should use extra precautions while taking the antibiotics and for two weeks thereafter.


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