Asked by Tyree West in AntibioticsHealth
Can cold medicine affect birth control?
We need you to answer this question!
If you know the answer to this question, please register to join our limited beta program and start the conversation right now!
Asked in Birth Control Pill
Does cold medicine affect the birth control pill?
Antihistamines, zinc lozenges, and decongestants do not affect how well the birth control pill works. Contact your health care provider or pharmacist for specific information about your cold remedy. Certain antibiotics can decrease the effectiveness of birth control pills. Over-the-counter cold medicines do not interfere. The pill may not of protected you during the few days you was sick.
Do cold and flu tablets affect the birth control pill?
Can cold medication affect the accuracy of an STD test?
Asked in Conditions and Diseases, Cold and Flu
What is the most common age common cold affect on?
Can you take Sudafed severe cold while taking birth control?
Could you be pregnant if while taking Estrostep everyday along with cold medicines and your period was very very light?
Hello, If the cold medicine you are referring to is a Antibiotic then there is a risk of pregnancy as Antibiotics can interact with the working of birth control and lower its effectiveness at preventing pregnancy. Continue taking birth control but see your Doctor for a pregnancy blood test or perform a urine pregnancy test if you had intercourse 3 weeks ago. Take care, Trisha x
If you took plan b can you take medicine like cold medicine or laxitives the next day?
Asked in Health, Migraine Headaches
Why do you get cold chills when you have a migraine?
Asked in Earth Sciences, Oceans and Seas
How do temperature and salinity each affect density in ocean water?
Asked in Health
Is it bad to drink cold water when you take your medicine?
Asked in Public Health and Safety
Could trouble urinating be caused by stopping birth control cold turkey?
Asked in Home & Garden, Refrigerators
Will a bad cold control thermostat stop refrigerator from cooling?
What can you do to make you feel better when you have a cold?
What medicine should pregnant women take for a cold or flu?
Does Tylenol cold and flu medicine affect Depo-Provera?
When you are on birth control does the cold or flu cancel it out?
Asked in Herbal Medicine
What is the name of a Chinese herbal medicine for a cold?