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Drug Interactions With Falmina

Women who are taking Falmina should let their healthcare provider know about all other medicines, vitamins, or herbal supplements they are taking. Drug interactions can occur when Falmina is combined with certain products, including some antibiotics, St. John's wort, and many seizure medications. In some cases, reactions such as these may increase your risk for side effects or can lead to unintentional pregnancy.

An Overview of Falmina Interactions

Falmina™ (levonorgestrel/ethinyl estradiol) may react with a number of other products. Some of these interactions can be significant enough to lead to accidental pregnancy, and a backup method of birth control, such as condoms, may be recommended in many cases.
Some of the drugs that can interact with Falmina include but are not limited to:
  • Aminoglutethimide (Cytadren®)
  • Antibiotics
  • Aprepitant (Emend®)
  • Barbiturate medications, such as:
    • Amobarbital (Amytal®)
    • Butalbital (Fioricet®, Fiorinal®)
    • Pentobarbital (Nembutal®)
    • Phenobarbital (Luminal®)
    • Primidone (Mysoline®)
    • Secobarbital (Seconal®)
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