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Birth Control

NEXPLANON

Nexplanon is a birth control implant that lasts for up to 3 years,* and is over 99% effective.†

NEXPLANON is the small, thin and flexible arm implant that provides up to 3 years of continuous birth control. 

Less than 1 pregnancy per 100 women who use NEXPLANON for 1 year.

mirena

Mirena® is a hormone-releasing IUD that is over 99% effective at preventing pregnancy for as long as you want, for up to 5 years. Mirena can be used whether or not you have had a child. Mirena also treats heavy periods in women who choose intrauterine contraception.

skyla

Skyla is a type of intrauterine device, also known as an IUD. But what is that, exactly?

 

An IUD is a small, t-shaped device that’s placed in your uterus by your healthcare provider during a routine visit.

 

Getting an IUD is nonsurgical and typically takes just a few minutes. Once in place, it provides continuous, highly effective birth control.

paragard

PARAGARD is a “T” shaped device made of soft, flexible plastic and copper (176 mg of copper wire wrapped on the vertical stem of the“T” shaped frame, and a 68.7 mg copper collar on each horizontal arm).

PARAGARD is over 99% effective and completely hormone free. It helps prevent pregnancy for up to 10 years, but your healthcare professional can remove it at any time.