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B12 Shot Or Pills
No: No, just don't take them at the same time together to allow pill absorption. ...Read more
Will a allergy relief pill or an off brand of benedril affect my birth control shot? (Depo) please help!!
No: usually some antibiotics would, better ask whenever you use any other medicines while on hormonal contraception, if in doubt, use an extra method for birth control while using the other medicine, such as a barrier, good that you asked, and always exercise caution with multiple medications, ...Read more
B12 deficiency, B12 shots regularly, but B12 continues to drop dramatically between each shot.. Underlying cause? (no anemia or other issues)
Likely Many Misleads: B12 deficiency takes ~2 decades (eventually pernicious anemia) to be obvious. Like all vitamins, only a helper molecule for larger/more-complex protein enzymes; very widely present in nearly all foods (humans have have lost typically a single gene needed to make the vitamin). If being injected, likely not B12 or dose so low as to be irrelevant; check B12 before ; a few days after injection. ...Read more
Will nuphedrine diet pills interfere with minastrin 24 fe birth control pills? Or should they be taken at different times?
Who knows?: The makers of NuPhedrine state that it contains: Advantra-Z®, Slimaluma® and Hoodia. God only knows what these substances are. ...Read more
Does amoxicillin and acetaminophen-codeine affect or interfere with Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) the shot?
No: Hope you feel better soon.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes: Possible with both.Get a more detailed answer ›
No: There is no evidence that receiving an immunization has any adverse effect on contraceptive effectiveness, specifically the pill. Some antibiotics may, but not vaccines. The question suggests that you do not have confidence in your contraceptive method. If you are taking oral contraceptives exactly as directed contraception is high. Any more certainty involves abstinence. ...Read more
I want to know if i take creatine and birth control pills (2, 5 mg nomegestrol + 1, 5 estradiol), can the pills lose the contraceptive effect?
I'm taking orsynthia birth control pills, will taking ciprofloxacin 2 times a day affect the quality or efficiency of birth control?
I'm taking the birth control Alesse 28. Will vitamin B12 reduce the effectiveness of my birth control?
Birth control: no you are fine to take that ...Read more
Can prednisone affect birth control? Can being on prednisone for a month plus a steroid shot cause pregnancy?
Probably not: There is no evidence that prednisone reduces the effectiveness of birth control. Taking prednisone while on birth control can increase likelihood and severity of side effects from the prednisone. If you think you may be pregnant, you should do a pregnancy test. It is important to know for sure. If there is a possibility of pregnancy, you should be taking Folic acid to help prevent birth defects. ...Read more
Birth control/abx: No. Many meds (espescially antibiotics taken in pill form and several anti-seizure meds) can because when absorbed in the gut they pass through the liver and are metabolized which can affect the effectiveness of birth control pills. Delivered quite a few babies from moms on BCP who conceived after given antibiotics pills for infection. Depo is a shot/ does not pass through the liver. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer