ive was put on eythromycin bout 2moths ago, and recently put on them again. the second time the doctor gave me them, he told me it cdan reduce the hormone in the pill or implant.. so can they do this.?
Erythromycin does not affect the Implanon implant.
You can take most antibiotics without lowering the efficiency of the implant.
Its effectiveness however can be reduced by certain pills for tuberculosis such as rifampicin (Rifadin) and rifabutin (Mycobutin) and some drugs for epilepsy such as phenytoin (Epanutin), carbamazepine (Tegretol), phenobarbital and primidone (Mysoline).
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