Drug Interactions Between Oral Contraceptives and Antibiotics

@article{Dickinson2001DrugIB,
  title={Drug Interactions Between Oral Contraceptives and Antibiotics},
  author={B. Dickinson and R. Altman and N. Nielsen and M. L. Sterling},
  journal={Obstetrics & Gynecology},
  year={2001},
  volume={98},
  pages={853–860}
}
  • B. Dickinson, R. Altman, +1 author M. L. Sterling
  • Published 2001
  • Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • OBJECTIVE To evaluate the evidence on possible drug interactions between antibiotics and oral contraceptives (OCs) that may lead to OC failure. DATA SOURCES MEDLINE and Lexis/Nexis Medical Library searches for 1966–1999 using the key word “oral contraceptives,” cross‐indexed with the terms “antibiotics,” “adverse effects,” and “pregnancy,” and MEDLINE search using the additional MeSH term “drug interactions.” No language restrictions were used. METHODS OF STUDY SELECTION A total of 167 articles… CONTINUE READING
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