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What herbal medications or ingredients mess with birth control?

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Dr. Randy Baker answered

Specializes in Holistic Medicine

St. John's Wort ;: The only herb known to interfere with birth control is st. John's wort. Large doses of vit. C can increase side effects but not reduce effectiveness. Certain pharmaceuticals also interfere including antibiotics and seizure medications. See http://www.Mckinley.Illinois.Edu/handouts/pill_interactions_drugs.Html.

Answered 6/16/2014

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