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Posted by: Wondered?? | 2007/05/14

diet pills & contraceptives

hi
Can diet pills ,for example thinz, make your contraceptive pills less effective, because they speed up you metabolism? i mean, is you chances more to get pregnant if you are on contraceptives & use thinz?

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Dear Wondered?
Yes there have been reports of slimming pills interfering with the efficacy of contraceptive pills, so please be careful. This is effect is not due to increased metabolism, but probably because of interference with uptake.
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DietDoc

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Posted by: Information | 2007/05/14

Yes, ephredrine interferes with contraceptive pill

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