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 For how long does taking an antibiotic affect birth control?

Answer According to Planned Parenthood, only one type of antibiotic interferes with birth control pills: rifampin. Rifampin is used to treat tuberculosis, not common infections, so it's likely that your b... Read More »
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Does taking vitamins affect birth control?

On One Hand: Effect of Vitamins on Birth ControlVitamins do not reduce the effectiveness of hormonal birth control. They do interfere, though, but only in a sense that taking vitamins while on birt... Read More »
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How long will antibiotics affect birth control?

Antibiotics may affect birth control for as long as they are in your system, that is, for the entire time you are taking them, and then for some time after you end your routine dosage. The time an ... Read More »
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If you find out from the doctor that you are pregnant would heshe keep you on birth control pills if you are already taking them or would heshe tell you to stop taking them?

Pill While Pregnant    A doctor would tell you to stop taking them immediately if you want to protect the fetus.  Birth control pills can be harmful or can have abortive properties for the fetus.
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What are the risks of taking birth control when pregnant?

Around 2 percent to 5 percent of women become unknowingly pregnant with the use of birth control. Do not become too alarmed if this has happened to you, as there is very little evidence that taking... Read More »
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