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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: This does not decrease the effectiveness of birth control.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
43 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Quite unlikely: Macrobid will not interfere with the birth control pill so you should be protected, and 2 weeks after your period the pregnancy tests should be positi ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Macrobid would not affect any form of contraception.
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Dr. Karen Jones
36 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Unlike what can happen with birth control pills, being on antibiotics does not cause your Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud to become less effective.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Dantin
36 years experience in Family Medicine
As any: As safe as any bcps. Any med has risks.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yashica Robinson White
16 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Approaches 99%: With typical use, birth control pill efficacy rates is about 92%. With perfect use, efficacy rate is over 99%. Nothing is 100% except abstinence. R ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Shedler
13 years experience in Clinical Psychology
A better question...: If the goal is to increase sex drive, the question is what is causing a decrease to begin with. Decreased desire can have many causes, both psychologi ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
No: There is no direct negative interaction.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Katherine Sutherland
42 years experience in Gynecology
Same: These are different brand names for Norethindrone 35 mcg, which is a Progesterone only pill for contraception. The rate of failure when used perfectl ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Th entire pill: Is birth control, it is made up of estrogen and Progesterone in combination, that is what provides the birth control ad remember u have to chew that ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guolin Wen
25 years experience in Pharmacology
Scary: Oxyelite pro was recalled, i don't know about oxyelite but i ll put them under same category. The scary part is we would never know its interaction w ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shiao-Yu Lee
Specializes in Gynecology
Waiting: I hope no one is telling you he is taking the male birth control pills. We are still waiting for one to become available.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carl Connors
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Birth control pills: There are many types and doses of birth control pills. If one is not working well for you after three months, few side effects, talk to your doctor ab ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Take 4: 2 tab AM/PM within a 24 hour period of time within 24-48 hours of unprotected sexual intercourse.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Can happen: BC pills work by fooling your body/preventing egg release.If the level of hormone (pill) drops after several missed days your body could release an eg ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
13 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Constant dose: Monophasic contraception delivers a single consistent dose of hormones. Other types such as triphasic use different doses of hormones at different poi ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
No: You get no protection from any sexually-transmitted disease.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Futterweit
63 years experience in Endocrinology
Possible effect: Breakthru bleeing may occur in low dose BCP, not so much in the full dose BCP. Happens at times in normal too. If rrecurs, gynecologist and check for ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Birth control pills often make periods lighter and shorter. They also decrease your risk of ovarian cancer by 50% if taken for 5 years and decrease ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Fleishman
30 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Most birth control pills work to suppress ovulation.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milroy Samuel
23 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Officially no. However, used in certain concentrations it could be helpful. Plan b is one of two fda approved methods for emergency contraception. ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miguel Cano
29 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Lo-ovral (norgestel/ethinyl estradiol) has a good track record and has been used successfully for many years by many women. Like any ocp, cardiovascu ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
If you are already: Pregnant , you should stop the oral contraceptive but it will not terminate an on-going pregnancy.

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