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18 Jan 2013

antibiotics and the pill
Hi.

I was prescribed antibiotics on wednesday, (amoxcl 500mg) (take 1 three times a day).so i took wednesday lunchtime, wednesday night, thursday morning and thursday lunchtime.Had sex on thursday night (i am on the yasmin pill) i would like to know if there could be a chance of pregnancy ...i have since stopped taking the antibiotics cos my inflamation has cleared....so i took 4xamoxcl in total before sex....please tell me im safe
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GynaeDoc
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01 Jan 0001

Antibiotics can interfere with the Pill so the recommendation is to use extra precautions while using the antibiotics and for two weeks after.

Best wishes
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