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What over-the-counter medicines affect the birth control pill's effectiveness?

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Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Antibiotics

Can reduce the effectiveness so if you are taking an antibiotic and are on bc pills you should use a back- up method to be safe, .

In brief: Antibiotics

Can reduce the effectiveness so if you are taking an antibiotic and are on bc pills you should use a back- up method to be safe, .
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