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Can birth control pills protect me from sexually transmitted infections (stis), including hiv/aids?

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Dr. Daniel Lee
Internal Medicine
12 doctors agree

In brief: No

They just protect you from pregnancy. The only way to protect yourself from sexually transmitted infections, including hiv/aids, is through the use of barrier protection (condoms or dental dams).

In brief: No

They just protect you from pregnancy. The only way to protect yourself from sexually transmitted infections, including hiv/aids, is through the use of barrier protection (condoms or dental dams).
Dr. Daniel Lee
Dr. Daniel Lee
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

Birth control pills may protect you from pelvic inflammatory disease but will not protect you from hiv.

In brief: No

Birth control pills may protect you from pelvic inflammatory disease but will not protect you from hiv.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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