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A 18-year-old female asked:

Hi im on birth control pills.. is it ok to take neozep? i really have bad colds.. neozep contains phenylephrine hcl chlorphenamine maleate paracetamo

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Charles Whiting
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Yes: Phenylephrine HCl, Chlorphenamine Maleate and Paracetamol won't decrease the effectiveness of your birth control pills. Best wishes!
Dr. Scott Bateman
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 32 years experience
Those medications won't affect your birth control effectiveness, but if you get recurrent bad colds you may be having repeated sinus infections. You may be well advised to see an ear, nose and throat doctor about controlling your symptoms better.
Feb 7, 2016
Last updated Sep 19, 2019

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