Weight Change and Hormonal Contraception: Fact and Fiction

Mags E Beksinska; Jenni A Smit; Franco Guidozzi


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Progestogen-only Hormonal Contraceptives

The following section reviews the progestogen-only injectables, contraceptive implants, pills and the levonorgestrel intrauterine device. The progestogen injectable DMPA is the most widely used of these methods, and most of the data are focused on this method.


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