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Oral Contraceptive Pills Compared to Vaginal Rings

2014-08-27 03:43:16 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to determine whether teens and young women would prefer the Nuvaring to oral contraceptive pills after having tried both methods.

Description

Sexually active young women (n=130), aged 15-21 years, were randomly assigned to use either the vaginal ring or oral contraceptive pills for an initial study interval of three 28-day cycles, followed by three cycles of the alternate method. Participants completed surveys about method use, acceptability and side effects at baseline, after three cycles, and after six cycles, as well as in a follow up telephone interview one month after study completion.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Uncontrolled, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Pregnancy

Intervention

OCPs, vaginal ring

Location

New Generation Health Center
San Francisco
California
United States
94110

Status

Completed

Source

University of California, San Francisco

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:43:16-0400

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