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Does prednisone affect the birth control pill, levora (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel)?

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Dr. John Chiu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Not aware of

No such interaction I know of.
However since prednisone is often used as a semi-emergency measure (for asthma, lupus exacerbation etc), the nature of the illness itself may impact the effectiveness of BCP but this effect would be difficult to measure.

In brief: Not aware of

No such interaction I know of.
However since prednisone is often used as a semi-emergency measure (for asthma, lupus exacerbation etc), the nature of the illness itself may impact the effectiveness of BCP but this effect would be difficult to measure.
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