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12 Jan 2005

is it safe to use Phedra cut while being onthe contraceptive - trifasil? or will it make the contraceptive "inactive)
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Charl
I apologise for only responding to your question today, but I had to have an operation last Wednesday, and although I informed the boffins who administer the Message Board, they failed to block incoming messages while I was in hospital.
The synephrine in Phedra cut should theoretically not cause problems with the absorption of the pill, but if you suffer from constant diarrhoea, then this may well be dangerous. Discuss this with the prescribing dr.
Best regards
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