TITLE

Bleeding Changes Affect Contraceptive Choice and Use

PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Population Reports;Aug2006, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the impact of the use of contraceptives on menstruation. Bleeding changes varies depending on the birth control method used. Among the contraceptives that can cause bleeding changes are combined hormonal methods and progestin-only methods. Bleeding changes do not imply underlying illness. Family planning providers should discuss these aspects to women in order to prevent unwanted pregnancy.
ACCESSION #
23104144

 

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