Types Of Birth Control Pills

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Types of birth control pills : Birth Control Pills as a Form of Birth Control
This video explain how to use differents types of birth control pills.

 

 

This video explain the two types of birth control pills :

 

- combination pills
- progestin-only

The first one contain estrogen and progestin. Most types of birth control pills are combination pills. They can induce benefits like shorter and lighter periods, less painfull and more regular. There are different types of combined pills, which ranges the hormonal dosage (monophasic for which the dose remains the same throughout the treatment, biphasic, triphasic and quadraphasic where doses vary by week of treatment).

The second one is composed with only one hormone : progrestin. This type of pills is mainly used by women sensitive to side effects of the combination pills or by nursing mother.