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... for 6 years and occasionally may have some spotting but that got rarer with years. I often don't even get much withdraw bleeding these days when I take inactive pills. ... (0 replies)
BC and antibiotics
Nov 16, 2005
... I went on ortho tri cyclen at 18 to help my acne... among other things... and my dr reccommended the use of a topical creme with it and it helped a lot. ... (7 replies)
BC and antibiotics
Aug 13, 2003
... hey everyone! i wanted some info on your experience with birth control and antibiotics... ... (7 replies)

... the thing is I've had three negative HPTs and a negative blood test. Can BC and penicilln do that? ... (0 replies)
... eneral can delay a period for 2 months. PCOS can be a cause too for a period not coming down. If it does not come down by the 3rd month I'd would definitely make and appointment to see your doctor. ... (5 replies)
... When we are sick, our level of stress goes up, and stress can certainly make your period late. That said, it is perfectly normal to sometimes skip a period all together for no real reason. ... (5 replies)
... I think that is a definite possibility! I'm sure the antibiotics can do that. My period sometimes comes a day later or so, but it's usually close to the same time. ... (5 replies)
BC and antibiotics
Jun 30, 2007
... I guess it just seems so weird to me because for a whole year now, my period has come RIGHT on time, every single month, and today, it's just..not. ... (5 replies)
BC and antibiotics
Jun 30, 2007
... e week late so I was actually bleeding week 1 into my new pack. It's not a common thing to be that late, Being a week late only happened about 5times in my life and I've been on them for over 15 years. ... (5 replies)
BC and antibiotics
Jun 30, 2007
... I just joined here, because I can't find that much information on the internet and I thought maybe someone here had experienced this or knows anything about it. ... (5 replies)
BC and Vitamins
Aug 19, 2006
... Vitamins are fine. It's only St. John's wort and antibiotics that can cause birth control pills to be less effective. ... (2 replies)
BC and antibiotics
Jun 19, 2006
... Hi, all, first time posting, hope i'm doing it right. i am on ovcon and have been for about a year. i had strep throat earlier this month and was on antibiotics for 10 days. i took my last antibiotic yesterday, and i am starting the 3rd week of bc today. do i need a backup method until i start my new pill pack? ... (2 replies)
... I am usually very consistent with takin my pills at the same time each day and I do not forget. I came down with walking pneumonia during this cycle. ... (1 replies)
... The two main things to be concerned about are St John's Wort and antibiotics, some antibiotics are OK though, you will have to consult your doctor. Things like Sudafed are fine as are most over the counter drugs. ... (1 replies)
... I say better safe than sorry and use back up. Yeah, it'll suck but not as bad as an unplanned pregnancy. I got PG while on BC because of antibiotics. Turns out its the best thing that ever happened and i cant imagine my life without her...anyway, thats just me. ... (1 replies)
... Well, I have an 18 year old to prove that antibiotics affect the effectiveness of bc pills. I was taking tetracycline when I got preggo with my son. I am not so sure about cillin type drugs. ... (2 replies)
... antibiotics can cause BC to not work. so yes you could still be pregnant.. ... (3 replies)
... m. Also, I have been eating lots of yougurt. So I dunno. I think it does help some. But also it could be at the time i was taking all of those BC's I was also on antibiotics for my pimples. ... (5 replies)
... for about a week or two, and I was told that they may reduce the effectiveness of the pill and to be careful, but I didn't have any problems. ... (3 replies)
... I'm going to assume you meant to say the antibiotics reduces the effectiveness of the pill........ ... (3 replies)

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