Posted by: Steph | 2012/12/10

Antibiotics(Ranmoxy) and yasmin


I have been on Yasmin for the past 3 years now. I have a bit of an infection, and my doctor has just prescribed me antibiotics called ''RANMOXY'' to take 3 times a day, for the next 7 days.

I am currently on my period, and on the 3rd placebo pill of my pack today. I know that antibiotics reduce the efficacy of the pill, and would just like to know how long it will be until the pill is effective again?

Many thanks.

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You should use extra precautions for the duration o9f the antibiotic and two weeks after.
Best wishes

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Posted by: Anonymous | 2015/01/13

I went to the doctor cause he took out my teeth last week thursday but it was paining then I went back yesterday and he said I have an infection on my Gum and he recommended the ranmoxy and metazol will that help with the gum infection

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Posted by: Mbizo | 2014/10/14

Ive jst strted takng those pills yestrday nd m prgnant so i want to knw if ma unborn child is safe

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Posted by: Anonymous | 2014/02/07

using te pills and tey making my body sour, shaking even thing of stoping plese help any info 0726274192

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Posted by: Anonymous | 2014/01/27

Hi Doctor I use ranmoxy capsules it will help? i sleep an unprotected sex with a person who is HIV Positive does this capsules help to clean up Thank You

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Posted by: Queen | 2012/12/18

Hi there,

I also use Yasmin and I have also been on antibiotics recently.

You have to wait 7 days. Example, I took my last antibiotic on Monday, then I am protected the next Tuesday. If you are on the white pills and you finish your antibiotic, wait until you have taken 7 active pills.

Hope it helps!

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