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Question: Depo Provera and Cephalexin
|heather4487 - Mon Apr 26, 2004 8:03 pm||
Hi, I got my first Depo provera injection almost three months ago. ( I'm due for my next shot May 17th) I recent;y got my eyebrow pierced and then badly infected. For the infection my doctor gave me 500 mg Cephalexin. He failed to inform me that antibiotics can have an effect on birth control. I've had sex since taking the antibiotics with out a condom, should I be concerned? Thanks.
|Dr. Yasser Mokhtar - Tue Apr 27, 2004 11:59 am||
i don't know of any interaction between depo-provera and cephalexin.
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Yasser Mokhtar, M.D.
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