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Can I Take Advil While Im On The Birth Control Pill Ocella
Yes. : There is no contraindication to taking Advil, Motrin, Alleve or any other NSAID while on birth control pills provided you don't have any contraindications to NSAIDS - peptic ulcer, kidney failure, etc. it is very common for women on birth control pills to take Advil. As needed. Please take with food and limit use to prevent gastric irritation. ...Read more
Contraceptiion is a means of preventing conception (or fertilization). There are hormonal and non hormonal methods of preventing sperm and egg from meeting. Talk to your doctor or clinic about what options are best for you. There are short acting methods (condoms, pills, patch, ring) and long ...Read more
Yes: You can take caltrate (calcium pill) while on birth control pills. To be safe, you should take the one in the am and the other at dinner (some minerals in calcium may bind with other pills if taken at the same time). To be extra safe, you can ask your pharmacist as well. But the short answer is yes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm on Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) birth control pill can I take anthihestmine will it affect my pill will i still be covered from pregnancy?
Currently i'm taking ocella (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) birth control pill, i was wondering if it's okay for me to not take the placebo white pills during that week?
Yes: Should not have any direct interaction, though both drug classes have many potential complications. Always good to ask! ...Read more
Most: There are very few medications that affect oral contraceptives. You can as about a specific medication and get an exact answer. ...Read more
No: Need to start it within the first 5 days of your period. ...Read more
I'm on my week of inactive birth control pills. If i take a fluconazole 150mg tablet, will it make my birth control less effective?
Birth control pills: There is no evidence to suggest that it would. If anything, other azole antifungals (like ketoconazole) inhibit the pathway in the liver that metabolizes your birth control pill, i.e. Make more of the pill available not less. The only antibiotic that was shown to reduce efficacy of birth control was rifampin, which speeds up the metabolic pathway in the liver. ...Read more
Depends: Ask your pharmacist.Get a more detailed answer ›
My first month on levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) birth control pills. I am to have much worse PMS on birth control than off of it. Should i stop taking it?
See obgyn ASAP: Generally medications should not be stopped unless the dr. Tells you. Call the office and make an appointment. Such things as checking your gall bladder, liver, uterus for endometriosis, pancreatitis interaction with other medications even otc. Or supplements need to be reviewed, perhaps the dose is just to high or not high enough or it is just not the one for your body. R/o ectopic pregnancy ! ...Read more
Im on injectable birth control and was considering taking maca root for weight gain....Can i take the maca pills while on birth control?
I am taking birth control pill Yasmin (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) , can I take weight loss pill--Slim-XR along with it ,is it safe???
Is it okay to take mefenamic acid while taking yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) birth control pills? 24th day of taking the pill. I am experiencing cramps. Is that normal?
I accidentally took two of my birth control pills today. Should i skip tomorrow or go ahead and take it. I'm not taking the pills for birth control.
Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (nsaid). It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. Ibuprofen is used to reduce fever and treat pain or inflammation caused by many conditions such as headache, toothache, back pain, arthritis, menstrual ...Read more
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