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do antibiotics effect the depo shot

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Does taking antibiotics while on depo shot effect it? I had a virus and the dr gave ne 500 mg amoxicillin. Im on the depo shot I've only had 2 shots. Will taking.g these antibiotics effect it?
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replied December 23rd, 2011
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
Antibiotics usually affect the efficacy of oral birth control pills, Ortho Evra patch, Implant etc., and can at times remain in your system for atleast 10 days. If you are worried about pregnancy, you are recommended to use back-up protection (condoms/spermicide gel) for additional protection if having intercourse to prevent pregnancy chances. Visit your doctor/gynecologist for further discussion and clarification.
Take care.



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replied January 25th, 2012
Hi im due my next injection in 2 weeks time and im on antibioticts this was my 1st injection, could i get pregnant while being on the antibioticts?
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