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A 35-year-old female asked:

does taking an antibiotic while on birth control pill cause abnormal bleeding?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Should not : It should not but being sick can often cause menstrual cycle disruption. If this is a one time event then it should correct itself. If this is a recurring problem you will need to discuss with your doctor.

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