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Question: Do these perscriptions mix?


 lelu - Tue Oct 21, 2003 1:43 am

I recently got birth control (orth tri-cycleen) and I havent started it yet because I am not suppost to take it until this Sunday due to my menstral cycle but, I also have been precribed Cipro 500mg and it is suppost to be taken for two weeks. So what I am asking is can I start the birth control even though I am taking Cipro? Can the two be taken together?
 Dr. Tamer Fouad - Tue Oct 21, 2003 2:06 am

User avatar Lelu,
There is no interaction between the two drugs. Hence, it is safe to take both of them together.

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