Top 10 Ways To Avoid Getting Pregnant

Top 10 Ways To Avoid Getting Pregnant

Looking for ways to avoid getting pregnant at an early stage? Look no further because this is a wonderful Beautiful and educative article which talks about ways to avoid getting pregnant or becoming an early parent at a young stage.

Not ready to become a parent, then the best way to avoid getting pregnant is not to have sex. People who are sexually active and want to avoid pregnancy should be aware of their options.

Here Are top 10 Ways To Avoid Getting Pregnant.

1. Abstinence

This is 100% effective for every lady out there. Abstinence is always the best ,stay away from sexual activities if you are not ready to become a mother.


As big as a match stick, it is implanted under the skin, but it’s a hormone. It affects the cervical mucus and affects ovulation. Lasts for 5 years.

How effective: 99%. Side Effects: Weight gain, Breasts tenderness, Pimple, Your periods may be irregular.

3. Use Male Condoms

This is a sheath of rubber which is used by males to cover their penis. It also blocks sperms from reaching the female vagina. Will say its 95% effective but has latex allergy as side effect.

4. Female Condoms

Cheap also, but availability is not as common as the male condom, enters into the vagina and blocks sperms from reaching the womb.This method is about 80% effective

5.Contraceptive Pills (combined):

You take this one every day, and it also helps to block the cervix by increasing the mucus production and blocking ovulation. It can also reduce the menstrual symptoms.

6. Cervical Cap

A cap-like device that covers the cervix, can also be filled with spermicides(substances that kill sperms. The issue is that it had to be in for some hours after sex and some people can develop very serious reactions to the spermicide.

7. Emergency Pills

These are the ones commonly know as Postinor, lydia. Works for up to 72 hours after unprotected sex.

It drops as time passes, can be as high as 98% in the first 24 hours. Not to be taken often, if you need to use it more often, use a more permanent method.

8. Natural Method

Here the couple keeps track of the fertile days of the woman, and avoid sex on those days and about 5 days leading to those days. She can also measure her basal body temperature method as well as cervical mucus. They can be difficult to use correctly.

9. Bilateral Tubal Ligation & Hysterectomy

They remove the womb or tie the tubes that bring the egg to the womb. This is about 99+% effective but its Side effects is Ectopic pregnancy for some people, Mood changes, depression, etc.

10.Hormonal Injection

This is Injected into the muscle and its been released slowly. It can be used every 3 months, works like the implant.98% effective but with Irregular periods, Nausea, Breast tenderness etc. as side effect

Originally posted 2020-02-25 16:22:26.

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About Pharm. Samuel Amadotor

Samuel Amadotor is an HND holder in Pharmacy, an expert in the field of natural health, fitness, functional movement and nutrition. He is passionate about helping people increase their performance in all areas of life Using food as medicine.