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A female asked:

Does loperamide / immodium affect birth control? i sometimes have to take them and i would like to know if it reduces its effectiveness against pregnancy

1 doctor answer6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Andrew Seibert
Gastroenterology 37 years experience
No worries: there are no interactions between loperamide(Imodium) and oral contraceptives. There will be no decrease in effectiveness of your oral contraceptives. Good luck.
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