Best Answer

Yes you can! Antibiotics reduce the effectiveness of the birth control pill. Many pregnancies have resulted in this way. Use a second form of Birth Control, such as a condom, while you are taking the antibiotic.

User Avatar

Wiki User

13y ago
This answer is:
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Can you get pregnant while on the pill and taking an antibiotic?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

Can you get pregnant while on the pill and if so should you immediately stop taking the pill?

Yes you can definitely become pregnant while taking the pill. I am proof of that and I never missed a dose. :) If you are pregnant you must stop taking the pill.

Do your chances of becoming pregnant while on the pill increase the more?

They do not. Taking the pill decreases the chance of getting pregnant, but it is still possible to become pregnant on the pill.

If you are on the pill and you stop taking it for your cycle can you still get pregnant during that time?

Yes, but if you have been taking the pill like prescribed, you probably aren't pregnant. make sure you are pregnant before stopping the pill otherwise you will be pregnant pdq

Is it possible to get pregnant if you stop taking your birth control pill?

possibly, but maybe not after a little while.

Does stopping taking the pill mess up getting pregnant?

Taking the birth control pill lowers the risk of pregnancy. Not taking the birth control pill does not lower the risk of pregnancy. You are more likely to get pregnant when you are not taking the birth control pill.

If the girl took the pill on June and then July can she get pregnant on December?

yes you have to keep taking the pill that's the only way your protected. if you stop taking the pill you can get pregnant.

How do you know you are pregnant when you are on the pill and you have been taking them all the times you have to take them how can you get pregnant?

i think that if you get pregnant on the pill that you must not of taked them when you are soposed to or the pill didnt work if you think you are pregnant while you are on the pill you may of missed a time where you might of forgoten to take it or if not the pill may not haved work just go and get a pregnancy test to make sure.

Can you get pregnant while on the pill and still bleed?

You should NOT be taking the pill while pregnant! STOP immediately. Next time you have an appointment with your obstetrician, let him/her know that you were taking the pill. There is absolutely no reason to continue taking the pill while you are pregnant, you cannot get pregnant again.

What are your chances of getting pregnant if you just started taking the pill and miss some days but you took a pill the night that you had unprotected sex?

The pill is not as effective if you are not consistant with taking the pill. You have a chance of getting pregnant, but no one here can give you a percentage. It is best to continue taking the pill until you know for sure if you are pregnant.

What are the chances of getting pregnant on your period while taking the pill?

When you're on the birth control pill, you have the same protection when you're bleeding and when you're not, as long as you're using the pill as directed.

What are the chances of you being pregnant if you started taking your pill on the 4th day of your menstrual cycle and then having unprotected sex on the 7th day while continuing to take your pill?

It would depend how long you have been on the pill before. If you have taken the pill for over 7 days then you are protected while you take the 'period gap'. If you have only just started taking the pill the chances are low but you still could become pregnant.

Can a pregnant take a pill if she was 1 week pregnant?

Your body secretes its own hormones once you become pregnant. Your pill consists basicly of hormones to prevent pregnancy. So you can see that by taking your pill while pregnant, you might very well disturb your baby's development and either terminate him or handicap him.