Choosing the Right Birth Control Pill
A different pill brand may help lessen a birth control effect that you may be experiencing. For more information about this, please see:
Combination Birth Control Resources:
All About Combination Birth Control Pills
A definition and description of combination contraceptive pills.
Understanding Monophasic, Biphasic, and Triphasic Birth Control Pills
Combination birth control pills combine natural or synthetic estrogen and progestin. These types of birth control pills can be broken down into three categories: monophasic, biphasic, or triphasic. Learn about each type of phasic birth control pill.
The Types of Progestin Found in Oral Contraceptives
Progestin is a common hormone found in birth control pills. What is it?
Different Progestin Types
There are eight progestin types that are used in oral contraceptives. Learn about each types including the first generation, second generation, and third generation progestins. Information about the estrogenic effects, androgenic effects, and progestational selectivity of each type of progestin.