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Whats the diff btn a contraceptive and birth control pills?

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Dr. Karen Jones
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: The difference

Between contraceptive and birth control pills.
A contraceptive is anything that prevents pregnancy, and includes bcp, other hormonal methods, physical barriers such as condoms or diaphrams, or iuds. Bcp are a specific type of contraceptive.

In brief: The difference

Between contraceptive and birth control pills.
A contraceptive is anything that prevents pregnancy, and includes bcp, other hormonal methods, physical barriers such as condoms or diaphrams, or iuds. Bcp are a specific type of contraceptive.
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