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can you get pregnant while taking antibiotics

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
Yes.: Some antibiotics lower the amount of estrogen in the blood, but usually not enough to prevent ovulation.
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Sure...: If you have sex at the right time in your cycle ( around ovulation). Be careful if on bcp and taking antibiotics. Some can interact and make the bc pi ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Ferreira
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possibly: Some medications may cause the depoprovera medication to be metabolized more rapidly and can increase the risk of pregnancy. You should use condoms wh ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Probably not...: What I have known and what I have reviewed and read failed to reveal any mention of their possible effect on spermatogenesis - sperm formation. So, I ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
C diff: If your treatment for c diff is successful as determined by follow-up stool culture and you feel healthy, I don't see why you shouldn't attempt to get ... Read More
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Dr. Bryan Kurtz
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Yes : If you are not on birth control, you can get pregnant whether you are taking antibiotics or not or only have a 3 day period. If you don't want to get ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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YES: No birth control pill is 100% effective and certain antibiotics can inhibit the effectiveness of the pills.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: Do you means 'boils?' the answer is no.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
47 years experience neurology
Yes: Most medications can cause vertigo and it is not uncommon.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amber Patel
12 years experience Dentistry
Fever: Normally you are prescribed antibiotics for a fever. If they are not working you may need to see your doctor to evaluate the scenario accurately.
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
2-3 months: Can happen after any antibiotic, some more than others; can happen after short-term use. Moral of story: if you don't need them, don't take them. If ... Read More
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