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is there any forms of male birth control like a pill or shot? me and my girlfriend have been using condoms and she does not want to take a pill or have a shot and i heard a few things about male birth control.

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Dr. Mary Engrav
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
Male : Male birth control shots and pills are still in studies, so are not available for use at this time. Condoms are the safest to prevent infection. There are implantable devices for women such as Mirena (levonorgestrel) or paraguard that prevent pregnancy for 5 years. Condoms are the only means to prevent infection however.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016

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