Birth Control and Allergy Medication: Do they interact?

Patient

Q: I was wondering if there are any issues in taking a form of Claritin for allergies that would interact with my Aviane birth control pill. I know some drugs interact and I don't want the allergy medicine to affect the Aviane.

Doctor

A:   There is no interaction between the above two mentioned medications. You can take it freely. All the best.

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