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Family Planning Pills Side Effects
Which type: Lippe's loop? Which type?, all are effective contraceptive devices, in small percentage will have complications, like infections, bleeding, perforation of uterus etc, safe under medical supervision, speak to your gyn doctor. ...Read more
I'd like to stop taking the bc pill but don't want anymore children. Does natural family planning work? How would I begin?
Yes family planning can work but nothing is 100 percent fail proof.
Google natural family planning and find website that suits you. Webmd is good. Also, have you considered an iud as this would not necessitate bc pills. ...Read more
What family planning method can u suggest to me, i have my 11 months son and not ready to conceive again, can't use pills im kinda oblivious, pls help.
Many options!: There are some really great methods of preventing pregnancy besides pills. There are intrauterine devices that can be left in the uterus up to 10 years after insertion. There are implants that can be inserted in your arm. You can get injections monthly or every 3 months. If you want to get pregnant in a year or two, I would recommend the injections. Best wishes! ...Read more
Probably not: There really is nothing "natural" about the suppression of birth control pills. I suppose this depends on the clinic philosophy. ...Read more
Hi which contraceptive pill I can use if I have high blood for family planning currently am using evra patch?
High blood: Please explain what you mean by "high blood". ...Read more
I have hip and shoulder pains, please what is the cause? A doctor told me is a pinch nerve how can this be fixed, I did family planning far back 1973 and I was receiving injections every 3 months on the left side on my hip and shoulder. Up to the time i de
You : You need to have a complete medical evaluation as to the cause of your pain. If you are having severe hip and shoulder pain, the problem could be from within the joint, such as arthritis, or it could be from radiated nerve pain from your spine. Plain x-rays would show arthritis, but an MRI is needed to identify a bulging disc that is causing nerve pain. Please be seen again so that you can be appropriately treated. ...Read more
Several options: Common and the most effective forms of birth control include intrauterine devices, birth control pills, the depot provera shot, the Nexplanon implant, and male condoms — not necessarily in that order. Female condoms have some followers. Condoms add the benefit of minimizing the risk of sexually transmitted diseases. ...Read more
Your medical history will be reviewed to determine if there is any medical condition that may impact a pregnancy. Medications you are currently using will also be reviewed for the same reason.
You may also be offered some prenatal testing to determine your risk of passing on genes for several medical conditions that may impact your baby.
Prenatal supplementation may also be reviewed. ...Read more
Hope: Natural family planning involves the use of studying the women's cycle and hoping that intercourse during the least fertile times might not induce pregnancy. This is a triumph of hope over expectations as it will inevitably fail over time. If pregnancy is not your wish at this time, consider other options. ...Read more
Avoid ovulation: If you have regular, consistently predictable cycles, you can calculate your time of the cycle when an egg is released. You then avoid intercouse starting a few day before egg release to a few days after egg release. ...Read more
Not Very: Unfortunately natural family planning in spite of the best intentions and efforts will often fail and does not approach the effectiveness of birth control pills and other contraceptives. ...Read more
I meant to ask if there is medication to clean after the family planning injection in this I am referring to the nustrate?
Post procedure : I have seen this question sitting here. I think that is because this is a question you should be asking of your physician or clinic that did your injection. No one here would want to interfere with the important and normal communication between you and your medical provider. ...Read more