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What birth control pill brands have the smallest effects on lamictal?

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Dr. Edward Smith
Neurology 55 years experience
Quantity not quality: Effects of oral contraceptives on anticonvulsants including Lamictal depends on the quantity of estrogens. The less estrogen, the less the drug interaction. Check the ingredient lists for amounts because even the same brands come in different strengths.
Last updated Jun 26, 2014
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