Interaction between Prednisone and birth control?

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There has been some studies showing an interaction between the two medications, resulting in increase of prednisone in your body. This increase in prednisone may cause unwanted side effects such as fluid and electrolyte disturbances, hypertension, hyperglycemia, behavioral disturbances, psychiatric reactions. Talk to your doctor ASAP if you are experiencing any side effects since starting the drugs, especially if they are unbearable. Prednisone is a very effective drug and usually short-term in use. Therefore, the doctor may keep you on it for the short duration due to benefits outweigh the risks.
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