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Breast soreness after taking birth control pills and keflex - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   i have a question. i started taking the generic for keflex. i am on trinessa birth control and since i started taking keflex, my nipples only have been SO sore
Doctor :  
User :   could this be because keflex is messing up the hormones in my birth control or what? i don't think i'm pregnant..
User :   but it's freaking me out
Doctor :   may i know when did you start the Keflex
User :   i started it on Wednesday morning
User :   Tuesday morning.
User :   and i have been having the soreness since i woke up on wednesday morning after taking a few doses of keflex
Doctor :   For what reason you have been prescribed kefles
User :   for a tonsil infection.
User :   would this be interacting with my birth control and causing my hormones to be messed up ? is that possible..
Doctor :   these are cefalosporins
Doctor :  
they have usual side effects of diarrohea
Doctor :  
most commonly

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