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Would antibiotic ointment affect the effectiveness of birth control pills?

2 doctors weighed in

In brief: No

Only oral antibiotics have an effect.

In brief: No

Only oral antibiotics have an effect.
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine

In brief: No

Ointments won't effect your contracption.

In brief: No

Ointments won't effect your contracption.
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Dr. Michael Sparacino
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