Specific recommendations will be based on your personal history as well as breastfeeding. Please consider these options before your postpartum visit. Options include:

  • Progesterone only birth control pills (mini pill)
  • Combined estrogen/progesterone birth control pills (regular pill), birth control patch, birth control ring (Nuva Ring)
  • Foam and condoms
  • Diaphragms
  • Depo Provera
  • IUDs
  • Contraceptive implant (Nexplanon)

If you are interested in something permanent:

  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vasectomy