Does taking prednisone as well as penicillin while on birth control increase your risk of becoming pregnant?

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I don't know about Prednisone, but antibiotics lowers the effectiveness of birth control pills. It is much easier to get pregnant on the pill if you are taking antibioitics. You need to use a back up method for sex while taking antibiotics. I'm not sure about Prednisone, but you should talk to your doctor and find out what effect it has on birth control.
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What if you take birth control while you're pregnant?

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How can you tell if you're pregnant while taking birth control pills?

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What is the risk of taking birth control if you may be pregnant?

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Can you get pregnant after taking birth control?

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Will taking birth control while only being a week pregnant be harmful?

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Can you get pregnant by taking birth control?

No, birth control is intended to prevent pregnancy. You can become pregnant while on birth control, as no method is 100% effective, but it isn't the birth control that makes you pregnant.

What are the birth defects from taking birth control while pregnant?

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Can you become pregnant while taking birth control and still have a period?

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Do you need to use a condom while on Prednisone and birth control?

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Can birth control increase your chances of becoming pregnant?

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How to get pregnant while on birthe controle?

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What are the risks in taking birth control?

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Can you still become pregnant while taking birth contol?

Yes you can. Of course it depends on the level of hormones and the regularity of taking the pill, but you most certainly can get pregnant while on the pill. I was told I couldn't get pregnant due to hormone fluctuation, so I went on the pill to help regulate periods. After one year of being on the p (MORE)

Is it safe to take avian birth control while pregnant?

why would you take birth control if you are already pregnant? If you're hoping for a miscarriage, it won't happen. If you got pregnant and didn't realize it and continued to take the birth control-don't worry, the baby will be fine.

How can I be pregnant while taking birth control?

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What are the risks of taking the birth control pill?

There is a certain increased risk of blood clots, may also experience some mood swings and changes in sex drive. Taking birth control pills increases the risk of heart attack, stroke, and blood clots in certain women The hormone (estrogen) in most birth control pills can increase the risk of hea (MORE)

What if you take the birth control pill while you're pregnant?

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