Advices for Life


September 02, 2016 23:11

What is contraception ?

Unfortunately, in Ukraine the main method of family planning is an abortion.The main method of preventing abortion - the use of different contraceptives. Classification of contraceptive methods Women Reversible Natural periodic abstinence coitus interruptus lactational amenorrhea method Symptothermal methods Barrier mechanical chemical Intrauterine ine...

September 02, 2016 23:11

The mechanism of action of intrauterine devices

There are several theories to explain the mechanism of action of the contraceptive intrauterine device. Theory abortifacient action of intrauterine devices.Under the influence of an intrauterine device endometrial trauma occurs, the release of prostaglandins, increased muscle tone of the uterus, which leads to the expulsion of an embryo at early stages of implantation. Theory accelerate...

August 29, 2016 23:11

Progestogen-only contraceptive tablets ( mini-pill )

Oral contraceptives minipill contains progestogen only small doses (300-500 g), which amounts to 15-30% in the dose of progestogen combined estrogen-progestin preparations. mechanism of action of the mini-pill consists of the following factors. Cervical factor: under the influence of mini-pill decreases the amount of cervical mucus, increasing its viscosity, which reduces the ability o...

August 29, 2016 23:11

Progestogen implants

transdermal contraceptive system EVRA is a combined estrogen-progestin contraceptive.EVRA is a thin patch of beige color, with which the contact area is 20 cm2 skin.Each patch contains 600 mg and 6 mg EE norelgestromina (biologically active metabolite of norgestimate).Dosage of hormones released into the blood system EVRA corresponds mikrodozirovannym oral contraceptives.In the systemic c...

August 28, 2016 23:10

Emergency contraception

Emergency contraception - contraceptive method after unprotected intercourse, when you need immediate protection from unwanted pregnancy: after casual sexual intercourse with a condom break, rape, etc. In these and similar cases, emergency contraception can be considered as a real alternative to abortion.However, it can not be regarded as a regular method of preventing unintended pregnan...