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Antibiotics And Plan B
Will Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) antibiotic cause plan b to be less effective even if I took it Tuesday (11 am) and Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) Thursday (7 pm). Yes or no?
Today I took Plan B and im just gonna start with antibiotics due to uti, could antibiotics affect the Plan B effectiveness?
Can't cover that: Many topic in 400 characters or less. Will share about plan b. Potential se’s w emergency contraception: tender breasts; changes in menstrual flow (spotting, bleeding, early or late period or spotting instead of period); loose stools; dizziness; headache; nausea/ vomiting; abdominal discomfort or feeling tired. If you develop chest tightness, difficulty breathing, swelling of lips, mouth, throat –. ...Read more
Plan B + antibiotic: + BCP. Antibiotics which can affect Plan B: ampicillin, cotrimoxazole (in Bactrim), tetracycline, & clarithromycin. Did you take oral contraceptives regularly? How long after sex did you take the Plan B. Plan B One-Step is up to 89 % effective when taken within 72 hours (3 days) after unprotected sex. It can reduce chance of pregnancy by up to 95% if used within 24 hours. It continues to reduce > ...Read more
My boyfriend is paranoid since a condom broke (only time) and I am on bc pills and antibiotics, and took a Plan B pill. How should stop his paranoia?
Good question: Have him see a mental health professional for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Unprotected sex while on antibiotics...Should I take plan b? I am usually pretty paranoid about unprotected sex, but 2 days ago I had unprotected sex. My partner pulled out. I am on birth control, and have been for years, but I had a sinus infection and h
If you take the antibiotic amoxicillin 4 days after taking Plan B, will the antibiotic reduce the effectiveness of Plan B?
Had sex on day 17 of cycle. On birth control & we used a condom that didn't break, but was also 1st day on antibiotics Zithromax250. Do I need plan B?
I have been on the pill for years, I had unprotected sex while on antibiotics (cephalexin) should I use plan b? what is the likelihood of pregnancy?
Plan B works through delaying or preventing ovulation, by interfering with fertilization.
The FDA package insert also states that Plan B may inhibit implementation by altering the lining of the uterus.
I do not know of any specific interactions which have been reported with concurrent antibiotic use. ...Read more
I took the Plan B pill yesterday afternoon (3:00pm) and now I need to start antibiotics. When can I take it? The antibiotics is amoxicillin.
I took plan b pill but Can antibiotics effect efficiency? Also can a 3 hour window between taking it and sex cause me to get pregnant and it not work?
That normally: Should not be a problem.Get a more detailed answer ›
If a woman is on antibiotics, could that impair the efficacy of Plan B emergency contraceptive? Thank you.
It depends on the antibiotic. It would be prudent to check with your pharmacist and address the specific antibiotic of concern. For general information on this topic you may consult this site.
http://www. Webmd. Com/drugs/2/drug-17838-7300/plan-b-oral/levonorgestrel-oral/details/list-interaction-medication
If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more
I take minocycline (50mg) once a day for my acne. If I hadn't taken the antibiotic in over 24hours and then took plan b, will plan be still work?
Can plan B lose effectiveness if I finished an antibiotic 3 days ago? Still on birth control pill
Can antibiotics make my birth control and Plan B not work? I took them yesterday I had unprotected sex but im suppose to start antibiotics today
I had sex 14 hours after my period started. Have been on antibiotics for 2 days and am wondering if I should take plan b? It is day 3 of my period
Took UTI antibiotics (sulfame.) 5days. On orthotricyclenlo. Condom broke 1 day after antibiotics. Period should be in 2day Am I ok? Should I take plan b?
If the day: The condom broke was 2-3 days before your period then you should be safe. ...Read more
I was on seasonique for 2 weeks and had sex and freaked and got Plan B just in case. The next day I had to start antibiotics. Is there a chance I could have gotten pregnant since antibiotics interact?
Low risk: The birth control pills are effective 7 days after starting so it sounds like you were protected. Taking Plan B just is case is fine and lowered risk even further below pill failure rate. Most antibiotics do not interfere with birth control pills. Rifampin (a medication for tuberculosis) is the only antibiotic that decreases pill effectiveness. The antibiotic you were given does not. ...Read more
I have the Nexplanon implant and have been taking antibiotics for this past week and had a condom break this morning. Should I take plan b? Can I?
You're protected: Nexplanon is one of the best methods of birth control on the market and will not be affected by antibiotics. In fact, only antibiotics that are given to treat tuberculosis will affect the efficacy of any birth control. I do not think that you need to take plan B. however if you are worried about STDs, I would get tested in a week. Plan B is not harmful in any case. Take care! ...Read more
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