A 20-year-old female asked:
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what is the likelihood that i will ovulate on birth control if it is somewhat ineffective? like if i'm on topamax (topiramate)?

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Dr. James Marx
47 years experience Pain Management
Not sure your ?: Topamax (topiramate) can lower the effectiveness of some contraceptives particularly the ones that suppress ovulation. You need to discuss your concerns with your doctor. A second form of contraception is recommended while on topamax (topiramate) and some oral contraceptives to reduce the chance for pregnency
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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