What is the right method for my partner and me?
Key questions to ask yourself:
- How effective is it?
- How often am I having sex?
- Am I on any other medication?
- How comfortable am I with it?
- What are the side effects?
Breakdown of Birth Control Categories
This means that the type of birth control releases estrogen and/or progesterone into the body.
Examples include: birth control pills, hormonal IUDs, Nuva Ring, the Patch, the Depo-Provera shot
There are no hormones being released into the body.
Examples include: condoms (female and male), copper IUD