1 doctor weighed in:

Do antibiotics make the effectiveness of copper IUD lower?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Nancy Baxi
Internal Medicine

In brief: No

Antibiotics affect hormonal birth control as they are both metabolized in the iver..
The copper iud just causes a foreign body reaction in the uterus which is a different than hormones.

In brief: No

Antibiotics affect hormonal birth control as they are both metabolized in the iver..
The copper iud just causes a foreign body reaction in the uterus which is a different than hormones.
Dr. Nancy Baxi
Dr. Nancy Baxi
Thank
Read more answers from doctors