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for those who take birth control pills...

do you use a backup birth control when you have to take antibotics?

have you ever gotten pregnant while on the pill and antibotics at the same time?

i've NEVER used any other form of birth control while i've had to take antibotics over the years (which is often due to frequent sinus infections). and i've never gotten pregnant.


so i'm just curious what others do.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:42 AM on Jun. 8, 2010 in Health

Answers (4)
  • condoms. And just because you didn't get pregnant, doesn't mean you won't.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:44 AM on Jun. 8, 2010

  • yeh i use condoms when i have to take antibiotics too. i don't wanna risk it
    khmymommi

    Answer by khmymommi at 9:45 AM on Jun. 8, 2010

  • Eh. I wouldn't mind another baby. That reminds me, I need to take my BC and antibiotic now. lol. Thanks!
    acurran88

    Answer by acurran88 at 10:05 AM on Jun. 8, 2010

  • you could try a neti pot for your sinuses, and possibly avoid antibiotics all together. for your overall health you may want to get a probiotic too!

    good luck not getting pregnant!
    happy2bmom25

    Answer by happy2bmom25 at 10:36 AM on Jun. 8, 2010

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