A 33-year-old member asked:
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i am on triphasil (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) and i take lecithin, will it affect the pill?

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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
NO: Lecithin will not affect the efficacy of the birth control pill.
Answered on Jul 5, 2012

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