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Looking for contraceptive options like rhythm or withdrawal?
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Dr. Jacob Tal
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Alternative CP
The rhytm method works well in women who have regular periods and can follow the changes occuring in the cervical mucus during cycle.
The withdrawl method works in similar people when avoiding coitus during the period from day 10 ( from 1st day of menses) till day 18.

In brief: Alternative CP
The rhytm method works well in women who have regular periods and can follow the changes occuring in the cervical mucus during cycle.
The withdrawl method works in similar people when avoiding coitus during the period from day 10 ( from 1st day of menses) till day 18.
Dr. Jacob Tal
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
In brief: Neither work well
Withdrawal doesn't work because the erect penis is leaking sperm constantly.
It only takes one to impregnate.The rhythm method,also called Vatican roulette, is minimally effective in those with predictable cycles.Expect a failure rate that exceeds 20% per year of use.

In brief: Neither work well
Withdrawal doesn't work because the erect penis is leaking sperm constantly.
It only takes one to impregnate.The rhythm method,also called Vatican roulette, is minimally effective in those with predictable cycles.Expect a failure rate that exceeds 20% per year of use.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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