The website is launched on 29 June 2018

Quick Starting Contraception

Menses-dependent start

  • Traditionally, women were told to wait until their next menses to begin hormonal contraception
  • This avoids using contraception during an undetected pregnancy
  • Downside is that the women have additional exposure to pregnancy
  • It may reduce likelihood of actually starting hormonal birth control by up to 25%
  • Impedes access for non-menstruating women

Methods Suitable for Quick Starting

All methods of Contraception can be quick started at Any Time IF it is reasonably certain that there is No risk that the woman could be pregnant.

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