Summary Chart of U.S. Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use

Source: Centers for Disease Control
Date Published: 2020


CDC: This 2016 (undated in 2020) chart outlines recommendations for use of specific contraceptive methods by women and men who have certain characteristics or medical conditions. For more information, including a link to the chart in Spanish, visit the CDC: Reproductive Health.

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