DIAPHRAGM is a rubber disk with a flexible rim that covers the cervix and must be used together with spermicide.
Side effects of the pill can be nausea, headache, breast tenderness, weight gain, irregular bleeding, and depression.
DEPO-PROVERA is a hormonal contraceptive injected into a muscle on the arm or buttock every three months. The menstruation can become irregular and sometimes even absent.
IMPLANTS (such as Norplant or implanon) are made up of small rubber rods, which are surgically implanted under the skin of the upper arm, where they release the contraceptive steroid levonorgestrel. Side effects include menstrual cycle changes, weight gain, breast tenderness and loss of bone mass.
About 85% of sexually active women who do not use contraceptives become pregnant within a year.
A woman can also become pregnant while breastfeeding and from about 10 days after childbirth and even during her menstruation.
Withdrawal of the penis prior to ejaculation during intercourse (coitus interruptus) and periodic abstinence do not effectively prevent pregnancy nor provide protection against STDs.Here you can read more about several forms of contraceptives.You can prevent an unwanted pregnancy with: 1- Total Abstinence 2- Use of contraceptives To prevent unwanted pregnancy always use a form of contraception when you are sexually active.Contraception methods No method of contraception gives a 100% protection.The male latex condom is the only contraceptive method considered highly effective in reducing the risk of STDs.Birth control pills, Implant and IUDs do not protect against STD infection.