Does Prednisone affect the birth control pill?

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No, there is no drug interaction between prednisone and "birth control pill"... but the absorption might be reduced by your medical condition... I don't know the reason why you need prednisone.
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Does Vantin affect the birth control pill?

As far as I know, all antibiotics lower the effectiveness of birth control. Just use a back up or don't have sex until a few days after you have stopped taking Vantin.

Does naprogesic affect the birth control pill?

You will need to speak to your doctor about this as it's a medical issue and concerns your physical health. We can only advise. Make a appointment with your doctor or have a telephone consultation and your doctor will be able to answer your question accurately. :-)

Does keflex affect the birth control pill?

Hello,. Keflex ( Cefalexin) will affect birth control as its a Antibiotic. Because of this you need to use a condom when you have intercourse for 2 weeks after you finish your course of pills. . keflex can weaken birth control . Antibiotics can diminish the effectiveness of birth control, a (MORE)

What antibiotics affect the birth control pill?

Very few antibiotics affect the birth control pill. These include griseofulvin, rifamin, and some HIV drugs. New medications come out often, so check with your health care provider or pharmacist for information specific to your medication.

Do diet pills affect birth control?

can i take diet pills on birth control Answer You should be fine, as diet pills don't have anything to do with hormones, as birth control pills do. However, you should be aware that no diet pill has EVER passed the criteria in medical studies to considered effective. A pill that increases your a (MORE)

Does ibuprofen affect the birth control pill?

No, there is no interaction in which ibuprofen decreases the effectiveness of the birth control pill, but Yasmin, Yaz, Beyaz, and their generic equivalents can cause problems if a woman takes them regularly with ibuprofen. Talk to your health care provider or pharmacist for information specific to y (MORE)

Does topamax affect the birth control pill?

[URL moved #1] above website says the following:- . Topiramate may reduce the effectiveness of the contraceptive pill. Speak to your doctor about contraception. . You may have to change your pill or use another method of contraception such as condoms. [URL moved #2] above website give even (MORE)

Does penicillin affect the birth control pill?

Study after study shows that there are no clinically significant drug interactions* between the vast majority of antibiotics and the birth control pill. Anecdotal evidence from health care providers has led some to recommend using a backup method of birth control for a week after using antibiotics. (MORE)

Does melatonin affect the birth control pill?

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Can birth control pills affect periods?

Yes they can, though the effect varies on the kind of pill you are taking. In all cases, taking the pill obviously changes the timing of your period (you get them about 2-5 days after you start the placebo pills). Regarding how much or how painfull your period is, the newer generation of birth contr (MORE)

Does sumatriptan affect the birth control pill?

Sumatriptan is used to treat migrains. There is no known interaction between it and BCPs or the MAP. However this does not mean that it is safe, you need to talk to your pharmacist for the final word on any interactions.

Does champix affect the birth control pill?

It shouldn't but check with your health care provider. Inform them of all medicines and herbal pills that you are taking, whether they are prescription drugs or not, including BCP.

Does flucoxacillin affect the birth control pill?

It will effect birth control pill. You will need to use a condom for 2 weeks after taking antibiotics to give birth control a chance to reach a sufficent enough level in your system that you will be protected against pregnancy. I am not sure if it effects the morning after pill.

Does Klonopin affect the birth control pill?

I just called my pharmacy because I had the same concern - the answer is no. Although klonopin is an anti-seizure drug, it is in a different class that does not affect birth control. If anything, the birth control will INCREASE the effects of klonopin. That's what they told me!

Does phentermine affect the birth control pill?

There are no additional side effects (other than the ones caused by the individual medications) to using the combination of phentermine and birth control pills. Also, there are no drug interactions between them. There is no evidence to suggest that the use of phentermine makes oral contraceptives (MORE)

Does duromine affect the birth control pill?

While any medication that increases your metabolism would in theory lesson the effects of oral BCP there are no studies to back this up. As with most other drug interactions with OCPs it is unlikely that diet pills would decrease the effectiveness of birth control pills. Any questions regarding yo (MORE)

Does Amoxicillin affect the Birth Control Pill?

Amoxicillin and other antibiotics can make the BCPs lesseffective. Most suggest a barrier method like condoms. . Because our bodies are all so different there is no real way tomeasure this. What is enough to cause one woman to get pregnant maynot have an effect on another. . Microorganisms in you (MORE)

Does cyclobenzaprine affect the birth control pill?

Talk to your doctor if you have an overactive thyroid gland, heart disease, glaucoma, or difficulty urinating. Inform your doctor if you have taken medications for depression, seizures, allergies, coughs, or colds; MAO inhibitors (phenelzine [Nardil], tranylcypromine [Parnate]); sedatives; sleepin (MORE)

Does tramadol affect the birth control pill?

There are no known drug interactions between tramadol and the birth control pill, but if the Tramadol causes nausea take it with food and don't take the birth control pill while feeling nauseated.

Does Excedrin affect the birth control pill?

There are no known drug interactions between caffeine, acetaminophen, aspirin, and the birth control pill. If the Excedrin product you're using contains other ingredients, contact your pharmacist for advice specific to your situation.

Does diazepam affect the birth control pill?

If an oral contraceptive is taken with certain other drugs, the effects of either could be increased, decreased, or altered. Diazepam however, does NOT affect the efficacy of your birth control. If for any reason you do become pregnant while on the medication you should contact your health care prov (MORE)

Does Lamictal affect the birth control pill?

There is always a chance of pregnancy. The only birth control that is 100% of not getting pregnant is abstinence. Birth control pills change the metabolism of Lamictal, and may make it work less well during the active pills, and then spike the levels during the off weeks. Call your neurologist/psyc (MORE)

Does fluconazole affect the birth control pill?

Fluconazole doses of 150 mg and 200 mg have also been shown to increase the serum concentrations of ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel in healthy women receiving low-dose oral contraceptives which would say that if taken in these amounts it would increase the effectiveness of those pills. However (MORE)

Do cephalosporins affect the birth control pill?

Birth control pills may not work properly when taken at the same time as cephalosporins. To prevent pregnancy, other methods of birth control should be used in addition to the pills while taking cephalosporins.

Does adderall affect the birth control pill?

Answer:. To be quite honest, I'm not 100 percent sure what taking both will do to you.. However I know that it is very unlikely that taking both a birth control and a stimulant medication will be dangerous to your health.. There is a problem with certain birth controls minimizing the stimulants e (MORE)

Does Advil affect the birth control pill?

Advil does not make the birth control pill less effective; however, patients taking Yaz, Yasmin, Beyaz, and other birth control pills with drosperinone should avoid the regular use of ibuprofen. Contact your health care provider or pharmacist for advice specific to your situation.

Does NyQuil affect the birth control pill?

There are no known drug interactions between Nyquil and the birth control pill. I've taken NyQuil and dayquil with velivet birth control and some times I do fine while other times I get a bit nauseous. When I eat a healthy I feel much better but I have vomited afterwards due to not eating well. So i (MORE)

Does Prometrium affect the birth control pill?

Prometrium will not make the birth control pill less effective, but I can't imagine why you would take a birth control with progestin as well as a progesterone pill. Please make sure all of your prescribers are aware of all of the medication you're taking.

Does propranolol affect the birth control pill?

There are no known side effects between propranolol and the birth control pill. However, if you're taking this pill for blood pressure control or heart problems, contact your health care providers to be sure you don't need a change in birth control method.

Can diarrhea affect the birth control pill?

If the diarrhea is very severe and prolonged, a woman may not absorb the pill well and may be at risk of pregnancy. That's typically not an issue with viral gastroenteritis that last a day or two.

Does herbex affect the birth control pill?

Herbex is a brand, not a product. You have not provided enough information to answer. Bring your medications to your pharmacist for advice specific to your situation.