Compare Birth Control
Find the method that works best for you—and don't forget to use it with a condom to reduce your risk for pregnancy and STIs. Don't think you can afford the one you want? Don't worry! A lot of health centers will work with teens to help you get free or low-cost birth control. Ask your health care provider about discounts for teens.
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No sex with a partner
A single rod that is inserted into the arm that prevents ovulation.
A small plastic device inserted into the uterus by a health care provider.
A hormone shot in the arm that prevents pregnancy (progestin).
Small flexible ring inserted into the vagina for three weeks in a row and taken out on the fourth week.
A pill that contains hormones that work in different ways.
A thin sheath of latex or plastic that covers the penis before sex and keeps the sperm from joining with the egg.
A plastic pouch with a flexible ring at each end that is inserted deep into the vagina.
The man pulls his penis out of the vagina before he ejaculates.
All are inserted into the vagina just before you have sex.
A thin plastic patch that you place on your skin at certain points.