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does omeprazole decrease the effectiveness of birth control

A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
NO : Pepcid (famotidine) is antacid that helps your GI problems. It does not affect your bcp
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Unger
40 years experience Family Medicine
No: No.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kent Childs
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: No not significant to worry about
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A member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
Likely NOT: Omeprazole--the active ingredient of the Purple Pill..is not likely to interfere with birth control pills, especially if taken at different time of da ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Kimlinger
36 years experience Family Medicine
Probably not: There are no listed interactions between Junel Fe 24 and omeprazole.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience Addiction Medicine
Am unaware of issues: With any form of oral contraception and the medications listed. The decision should be based on your lifestyle issues, preferences, potential side ef ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Unlikely: These are not likely to make you allergic but birth control may make you more photosensitive and prone to irregular pigmentation.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Alcohol: Alcohol usually doesnt affect birth control pills.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
Nope: This is not a known consequence or side effect of immunizations. Nor have i ever heard of this.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
?: What is AHCC?

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