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I'm taking azithromycim tablets i started them yesterday but had unprotected sex last night but i'm still taking my birth control. will i be safe?

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Dr. Kathy Robinson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Safe?: Depends upon what you mean by safe. The azithromycin will not make your birth control less effective. It will not however protect you from sexually transmitted infections.

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