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Which other medications interact with VCF Vaginal Contraceptive Film?

Some medications can negatively interact with the active ingredient in VCF Vaginal Contraceptive Film (nonoxynol 9) and reduce its effectiveness. These include certain types of topical (applied to skin) pain relievers (e.g., those containing salicylates) and vaginal sulfonamides. Be sure to wait 6 - 8 hours after intercourse before using douches or other vaginal cleansing medications, as these products may reduce the effectiveness of VCF.

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