Questions About
Birth Control?

Print a checklist to discuss with
your healthcare provider.

Review the Questions

How Does Your Birth
Control Compare to
Other Methods?

Use a dynamic chart to find out.

Contraceptive options

Wondering if Your
Periods Are
Unusually Heavy?

Learn more about heavy
menstrual bleeding.

Details about your cycle

Reconsidering Your
Contraception Needs?

Get the information to help choose
what's right for you.

Birth control information

Exploring Your Birth Control Options

Information to help you decide

You read. You question. You consider all your options.

Except, maybe, when it comes to birth control.

If it's been a while since you revisited your birth control choice, take a minute to explore your options now. You'll find the latest information on hormonal methods like the Pill, the patch, and the ring; barrier methods like the condom and cervical cap; devices; fertility awareness methods; and more.

And keep in mind that many birth control options can affect your menstrual cycle, including methods that can make your period lighter, less painful—or eliminate it altogether. Done exploring? Test your knowledge of contraceptive options, and download a list of questions to help you talk with your doctor.

Making a sound choice
in birth control begins with understanding
your body and all the available options.

Looking for a quick comparison of your birth control options? Use the interactive contraceptive options chart.