Does amoxicillin affect the nexplanon implant?

No. Nexplanon is a continuous low dose Progesterone that is not affected by other medications. It's one of many advantages of a long acting contraceptive.

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Took a small taste (on tip of finger) of liquid amoxicillin, will this affect the nexplanon implant?

No. Typical antibiotics such as amoxicillin, penicillin, Zithromax, Keflex, or Bactrim do not have a noticeable effect on Nexplanon nor on birth control pills. One's chances of getting pregnant are thus unchanged, if one touches or uses such antibiotics. Read more...

Does amoxicillin reduce the effectiveness of the nexplanon implant?

No. Typical antibiotics do not reduce the effectivness of Nexplanon. However, St Johns Wort and certain medications for seizures, fungal infections, Tuberculosis, and HIV can. Read more...

I am on the implant Nexplanon. I recently finished taking amoxicillin 14 days ago taking it 2x a day for 10 days. When is it safe to not use backup?

Backup for BC. Use of antibiotics carry a risk of decreased effectiveness of the BC pills -as they MAY increase the metabolism of certain drugs. With implantables its not so much of an issue. However, just to be safe should use a back up method until the beginning of your next period. Read more...