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Will amoxicillin prevent me from getting pregnant?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Absolutely not
Amoxicillin is an antibiotic not a birth control method.
It will not prevent you fom getting pregnant.

In brief: Absolutely not
Amoxicillin is an antibiotic not a birth control method.
It will not prevent you fom getting pregnant.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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Dr. Ester Kwok
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
Amoxicillin which is an antibiotic will not prevent pregnancy.
However, if one takes Amoxicillin while on birth control pills (bcp), one might become pregnant, as the antibiotic may make the bcp less effective . Use back-up barrier protection during this time.

In brief: No
Amoxicillin which is an antibiotic will not prevent pregnancy.
However, if one takes Amoxicillin while on birth control pills (bcp), one might become pregnant, as the antibiotic may make the bcp less effective . Use back-up barrier protection during this time.
Dr. Ester Kwok
Dr. Ester Kwok
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