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Managing Infection Control
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
Would taking AZO Yeast, oral homeopathic medicine to prevent/relieve symptoms of yeast infections, decrease the effectiveness of birth control pills?
No: Your body metabolizes these medicines differently.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes: Most combination birth control methods (combined birth control pills, the patch, and the ring) help acne for most women. Progestin-only methods (the shot, the implant, and sometimes the hormone iud)can make acne worse. Of course there are benefits and risks of all medications that you should discuss with your clinician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No : It does not work that way.Get a more detailed answer ›
Probably: Birth control pills as well as diet, history of taking antibiotics and a variety of other things can lead to yeast infections. The yeast infection can occur anywhere- the mouth, the genital area or the rectal area. Usually, the yeast is really coming from the intestine, so talk to your doctor about ways to control the yeast, like changing diet, changing the pill, probiotics and anti-fungal meds. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: No it does not.Get a more detailed answer ›
Will taking the Azo brand yeast pills to prevent and treat yeast infections interfere with my birth control like antibiotics sometimes do?
No: but try to take a few hrs apart ...Read more
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