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I'm taking tetralysal antibiotic for my acne and i'm not taking any pills is it possible to get pregnant while taking tetralysal antibiotic?

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 58 years experience
Certainly: Tetracycline is not a hormone and is not for birth control. Stop it if you are pregnant. If your acne is not responding, spironolactone is far more effective for women.

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