contraceptions and their side effects?
1 doctor answer • 5 doctors weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Many options: There are many contraceptive options and major side effects are unlikely with most. Condoms are simple and protective if used properly. Get a checkup and see what is best for you.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
I am using florina 28 contracetion pills. What sort of medications and substances can affect their effectiveness?
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Family Medicine 14 years experience
OCP effectiveness: Certain meds can make ocps less effective. These include: antibiotics, seizure meds, some HIV meds, and st. John's wart. For women on ocps and taking certain antibiotics, i like to recommend a barrier method of contraception while they're taking the medicine.
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Last updated Jan 4, 2018
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