Prescription Birth Control Options

Prescription forms of birth control are the most common, though your options go beyond the pill. Explore the shot, IUDs, implants, and more to ensure you make the right choice for your situation.
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What to Do If Your NuvaRing Falls Out
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How the Noristerat Contraceptive Injection Works
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Common Birth Control and Contraceptive Options
Gynecology consultation
How to Use the NuvaRing to Skip Your Period
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3 Types of Birth Control Shots
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Minimizing Birth Control Side Effects
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Understanding Combined Contraceptive Injections
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Is a Diaphragm the Best Option for Me?
Progestin Only Pills
MiniPill – The Progestin-Only Birth Control Pill
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Spotting and Bleeding With Depo-Provera
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Facts About Starting and Stopping Depo Provera
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Is Yaz the Right Birth Control Option for You?
Birth control pills would be hard to access for over half a million women and girls if Planned Parenthood is defunded.
Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo for Birth Control
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Male Birth Control Options
Depo Provera
Advantages and Disadvantages of Depo-Provera
What Is Depo-Provera? (The Birth Control Shot)
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6 Common Depo-Provera Side Effects
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Your First Year of Depo-Provera Use
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Beyaz Birth Control Benefits and Side Effects
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Does the Depo-Provera Shot Cause Weight Gain?
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Medication Interactions That Can Cause the Pill to Fail
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Learn More About Birth Control Pills
Contraceptive Pill
Femcon Fe Chewable Birth Control Pill
Gynecology consultation for the nuvaring
How the NuvaRing Works and Its Pros and Cons
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Overview of the Natazia Birth Control
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Generic Version of Lybrel for Birth Control
Depo Provera Side Effects
Depo Provera Side Effects
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Combination Birth Control Pills
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Should You Use Progestin-Only Birth Control?
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How to Skip Your Period Using the Ortho Evra Patch
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How to Use Combination Birth Control Pills
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Is It Safe to Skip Periods With Continuous Contraceptives?
Woman putting on a contraceptive patch
Should You Use the Ortho Evra Patch?
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What to Do If You Forget to Take Out Your NuvaRing