A pt who is taking oral contraceptives develops an URI for which tetracycline is ordered. Which instruction would be most important for the nurse to include?
-Taking tetracycline 2 hours after taking the oral contraceptive
-Using an alternative means of contraceptive while taking tetracycline
-Reducing the oral contraceptive to every other day
-Monitor for increased adverse effects of the oral contraceptive
Using an alternative means of contraception while taking tetracycline