The FDA regulates birth control (contraceptive) medications and devices. There are many birth control options to choose from. No one product is best for everyone. Take time to learn about the different choices available.
Information from the FDA
Birth Control: Medicines To Help You
- Birth Control Poster (PDF - 914KB)
FDA approves Plan B One-Step emergency contraceptive for use without a prescription for all women of child-bearing potential FDA Cautions Against Using Unapproved IUDs FDA Drug Safety Communication: Updated information about the risk of blood clots in women taking birth control pills containing drospirenone