What is the time period for birth control to become effective?

Answer The time period for the birth control pill to become effective varies depending on which start method you choose. If you start the first pill of the pack on the first day of your menstrual cycle, t... Read More »

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What is the most effective form of over the counter birth control?

The combination of a spermicide for you and a condom for him, used properly EVERY time, is right up there with the pill. Withdrawal is HIGHLY risky so don't even think of using that.

What birth control pill is most effective in acne removal?

On One Hand: Yaz Is Very EffectiveThree oral contraceptives are FDA approved for treating acne: Yaz, Ortho Tri-Cyclen and Estrostep. All three suppress the hormone testosterone that can lead to chr... Read More »

Is birth control effective?

On One Hand: It Depends on the UserBirth control is most effective when used properly. For example, when used correctly, condoms are 97 percent effective. Yet, for typical use, condoms are only 86 ... Read More »

How effective is Yaz birth control?

When used as directed, the Yaz combination birth control pill is as effective as other combination birth control pills at 99 percent. If the woman misses a pill or takes it at a dramatically differ... Read More »