Taking birth control pills during pregnancy is safe, but there is no benefit to it, explains Mayo Clinic. Minipills or combination birth control pills don't appear to increase birth defect risk, but there is increased ri... More »

Levaquin probably does not affect birth control according to WebMD. A doctor or pharmacist can advise a patient on whether additional birth control should be used. More »

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Drugs.com states that penicillin sometimes makes birth control pills less effective, which may result in unexpected pregnancy. A backup method of birth control is recommended. More »

Drugs.com states that penicillin sometimes makes birth control pills less effective, which may result in unexpected pregnancy. A backup method of birth control is recommended. More »

Although there may not be a quick fix for breakthrough bleeding when taking birth control pills, it is recommended that patients contact a physician if the bleeding is heavy or persists for more than seven days, accordin... More »

Different types of birth control include barrier methods, such as male and female condoms and contraceptive sponges, and hormonal methods, such as birth control pills, vaginal rings and implantable rods. Intrauterine dev... More »

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According to WebMD, birth control pills may be used to help acne. Dermatologists have been using birth control pills to treat acne in women for several years. Birth control is often used to treat acne in healthy women wh... More »

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