Other contraceptives and birth control devices
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other contraceptives and birth control devices
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The Other contraceptives and birth control devices subcategory of medicines is also known as contraceptive devices.
Consumers: If you have any questions about medicines, you can speak to one of our pharmacists at NPS Medicines Line by calling 1300 633 424. You can ring Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm, Australian Eastern Standard Time (excluding NSW public holidays). For non-medicine products, further information may also be available from the manufacturer.
Related information - other contraceptives and birth control devices
01 Oct 2016 –
Dr Mary Stewart and Dr Deborah Bateson from Family Planning NSW say that women seeking contraception should think beyond the pill.
For health professionals
(Health professional publication)
14 Feb 2013 –
Data are accumulating showing that some combined OCs containing new-generation and anti-androgenic progestogens have a higher risk of VTE than older drugs such as levonorgestrel. These new-generation contraceptives are being reviewed by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) for safety.
Active ingredients used in other contraceptives and birth control devices