(Abstracted from Contraception 2018;97(6):478–489)
Reliable contraceptive options are needed by sexually active women of reproductive age who want to prevent pregnancy. To avoid the risks or adverse effect of estrogen, many women choose a hormonal contraceptive formulated only with progestin.
Departments of Obstetrics & Gynecology (B.L.W., T.L.G., J.S.), Psychiatry & Behavioral Health (B.L.W., T.L.G.), and Neuroscience (T.L.G.), The Ohio State University; and Institute for Behavioral Medicine Research, Wexner Medical Center at The Ohio State University (T.L.G.), Columbus, OH