A 20-year-old female asked:
How effective is birth control plus the pullout method?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Confusing question: Used as directed, ocp's ( if that is what you are using) are cited as 98-99 % effective in avoiding pregnancy. The "pull out" method adds little to the process, as you are exposed to sperm in any fluids from an excited penis.A barrier (condom) plus the ocp would be the more effective combination.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
How long do you have to be on birth control in order for it to be an effective contraceptive method?
2 doctor answers • 8 doctors weighed in
A Verified Doctoranswered
One pack: If you start your pill on the day that your period starts, then it works immediately. If you do a sunday start, then it can take up to two weeks.
6.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 29-year-old female asked:
What is the most effective birth control method
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Gynecology 26 years experience
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Forest Hills, NY
A 18-year-old female asked:
What's the most effective birth control method? I'm getting tired of pills everyday
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
5.1k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
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