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A 25-year-old female asked:

Can drinking two cups of lemongrass peppermint tea a day affect the efficiency of my birth control pill, cerazette?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
No : Tea does not interfere with birth control.
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