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iv just came back from africa and have 13 more doxycycline to take when can i start trying to get pregnant?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Complete Rx: Complete your Doxycycline Rx and wait for the next normal period before considering conception, just in case you contracted an infection from Africa.(malaria, etc.)
Answered on Apr 12, 2017
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