Drug interference with depo-provera injection

Patient

Q: Hi there, I have asthma and have been prescribed Spiropent (Clenbuterol) to make my breathing easier. I was just wondering if this will affect my birth control. I am currently on the Depo Provera contraceptive injection.

Doctor

A:   Clenbuterol will not reduce the effectiveness of Depo Provera contraceptive injection. I hope this helps, take care.

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