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|blondie83 - Sun Apr 13, 2008 9:33 pm||
I drink a vitmain supplement drink almost everyday which is high in vitmain C. I heard somewhere that it is not safe to take a lot of vitamin c with a birth control pill. Is this true?
|Debbie Miller, RN - Tue Jul 08, 2008 7:03 pm||
There should be no problem with vitamin C interfering with your birth control pill. High doses of vitamin C (1000 mg) may increase the estrogen absoprtion but this does not have an adverse effect on the pill to prevent pregnancy.
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