How Do I Use Long-Acting Reversible Birth Control Methods

Long Acting Birth Control

These are your safest bet when it comes to preventing pregnancy. Why do they get an A+ from us? They are 99% effective, low effort (as in put it in and forget about it), and last several years or more. Safe, effective and forgettable… you can’t beat that! Word of caution: they do not protect against HIV or other sexually transmitted diseases, so don’t forget to use a condom.

IUDs are inserted into the uterus by a clinician
The rod is inserted into your upper arm by a clinician