Use of contraception in women is very important, especially in females over 40 years of age. Though fertility may decrease with age, it is not hundred percent guarantees that unprotected intercourse will lead to no pregnancy. For family planning and protection against conceiving, utilizing birth control is a must.
Protecting oneself from pregnancy needs use of birth
Contraceptive pills, devices, spermicidal, condoms are
It is must that women in 40’s too utilize ways to
Need of Birth Control
Contraceptive for 40 plus Women
Some females in 40’s believe that they no longer
need birth control.
Approaching menopause does not mean one
cannot get pregnant.
Permanent way to stop pregnancy is sterilization.
Restricting Unwanted Pregnancy
To prevent unintended pregnancy, use Ovral or
Ovral L pills.
The drugs disallow fertilization, implantation and
Females can take birth control even to monitor
Precautions for Contraception
Only prescribed birth control methods must be
Let doctor know about medical history before the
Do not consume alcohol or smoke if on
Emergency Birth Control
Works if a birth control is feared to fail or on
Plan B emergency contraceptive functions if there
is no pregnancy.
Take the tablet within 24 to 73 hours of the
Pregnancy or Abortion
If willing to continue pregnancy, speak
Abortion or conceiving at 40’s is risky for
It is better to protect against pregnancy
with birth control.