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Had unprotected sex on birth control and axithromicin pink tablets? Is that a known antibiotic to decrease effectiveness?

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Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Azithro and BCPs: This is a potential issue with combination bcps and may require back up contraceptive measures during the time you are receiving the Azithromycin and for about a week afterwards.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016

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