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A 30-year-old female asked:

how many hours apart should i take vitamins or any kind of multivitamins apart from birth control to guarantee that it wont affect the birth control ?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
It doesn't matter. Vitamins do not affect birth control effectiveness.

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