Alternatives to birth control?

Answer You've got a decent number of non-hormonal options, and several of them can actually be combined to give you even less chances of pregnancy. While most methods don't come close to the high effecti... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Alternatives to birth control

What are be the symptoms of pregnancy while on birth control if your girlfriend recently started birth control and she is experiencing sore breasts and frequent cramps day after day for 4 days?

AnswerBirth control GIVES you pregnancy symptoms. If she thinks she is pregnant she shouldn't be taking birth control any more and should see her doctor to find out.because birth control doesn't he... Read More »

If you had sex when you were off birth control and got preg and didnt know it until you were put back on birth control will it kill the baby?

If the birth control inhibits ovulation, once you have a fertilized egg, it should be fine as it has passed the point where birth control will do anything about it. However I'm not a pharmacist / d... Read More »

When can you start using birth control after a birth?

On One Hand: Progestin-Only Pills Can Be Started ImmediatelyBirth control pills, also known as oral contraceptives, which only contain progestin can be started immediately after birth. Progestin wi... Read More »

List of Birth Control Pills That Help Control Acne?

In the quest to cure acne, people, especially women, will turn to every lotion, gel, scrub or ointment in order to cure their blemishes. However, some doctors are now prescribing oral contraceptive... Read More »