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... hello, i was on the antibiotic cipro for 7 days to treat a uti. i am also on necon birth control. yesterday was my last day of my cipro and i had unprotected sex with my boyfriend. he didnt finish inside me but i am still concerned about pregnancy. ... (3 replies)
... Hi Everyone, my name is Sam and I'm brand new here to these boards..It looks like a great place! ... (3 replies)
... my doctor said that actually VERY few antibiotics cause the pill to be less effective.. i remember mine said that SOME uti medicines can, so be careful just in case!! and also antibiotics used to treat curable STDs are VERY likely to do so! ... (6 replies)

... and I think I have a UTI and need antibiotics. I'm worried that the medicince is gonna have a negative effect on the pills despite what the doctor says... ... (6 replies)
... I am very prompt when it comes to birth control. A pill daily, never been missed in the past 2 years. However, I have been dealing with some strange situations. ... (3 replies)
... When I was little, probably no more than 7, I experienced a severe UTI. It was so bad and got so much worse that I ended up having to go to the hospital so they could empty my bladder. ... (0 replies)
... GO SEE A DR IMMEDIATELY. Birth control pills have nothing to do with a UTI. They are a hormone pill...a UTI is caused by bacteria in the urinary tract to put it simply. ... (1 replies)
... Yes, I have heard the same.. about a week. However, I am pretty sure that most UTI medications don't affect the pill. I had asked about this before and the one I took did not affect it. Luckily only a few popular antibiotics and also St. John's Wart affect the pill. ... (3 replies)
... Your gyn may give you sulfa drugs (if s/he thinks they're appropriate for a UTI). I don't think they have as much effect on BCPs as penicillin type antibiotics. (6 replies)
... Yes it can decrease the effectiveness. But what would you rather do... use condoms for a while as a backup, or get a bad kidney infection from an untreated UTI? (6 replies)
... I was diagnosed with a UTI last week and was put on bactrim. My last dose is wednesday morning and I start a new pack of birth control wednesday. The birth control I'm on is Sprintec. ... (0 replies)
... in Oct due to heavy cramping during period. Urge to urinate, nausea, and back pain increased over time. In Dec sought medical help. Tested for UTI. Nothing founded but treated. Little yeast found in gyn exam but treated. ... (0 replies)
... So it's finally my 3rd month into my pills and this is my 2nd time having Urinary Tract Infection. The first time, I dind't go to the doctor and tried drinking alot of water and cranberry juice and it helped. Now, it feels like it's worse than the first time! ... (1 replies)
... I will warn you now to be careful!!! I never knew that antibiotics could lessen the effects of birth control, and was given 3 days of antibiotics a few months ago for a UTI. I am now 10 weeks pregnant with twins, and didn't learn the truth about antibiotics until AFTER I became pregnant. ... (7 replies)
... First of all, not all antibiotics affect the pill. ... (2 replies)
... a few weeks ago i went on antibiotics for a UTI for 10 days, two pills a day. Right when i finished taking them i went on my period. then next week i started my birth control pills as usual, but i'm wondering if it's true that antibiotics make the pill ineffective? ... (2 replies)
... may have a negative effect on birth control pills. ... (3 replies)
... and contracted a UTI, which I have a history of getting easily. I haven't missed and days and have taken them at the same time every day. ... (3 replies)
... Well..I got a bladder infection and UTI. It took 3 rounds of antibiotics in the end to get rid of it. ... (3 replies)
... Hey, I just want to tell you that I know EXACTLY how you feel. I have been right in your shoes very recently. And I stress out every month like you, but there should be no worries! Let me tell you all the information I know and hopefully it will help to reassure you. ... (2 replies)


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