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A 18-year-old female asked:

Can lamictal lower the effectiveness of birth control? (oral contraceptive?) if so, by how much?

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Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Drug interactions?: There are plenty of good drug interaction guides available on the web. There are forms of birth control which do not involve taking a chemical - an IUD, condom use, diaphragm use, abstainence. Discuss them with your doc and research the web.

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Last updated Jul 24, 2016

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