Many options are available to help you meet your pregnancy prevention goals. You can choose to prevent pregnancy via an oral pill, patch, vaginal ring, injection, implant or IUD, and tubal ligation. Birth control options are available in short- and long-term reversible and permanent options. The frequency that these must be administered varies depending on the option.
Some birth controls options can have additional benefits for some women, including making menstruation lighter or more predictable. Talk with your provider in Chetek if you have additional questions about this personal decision and to determine how your medical history may affect your birth control choice.