Breastfeeding as Birth Control at a Glance
- Sometimes called LAM (Lactational Amenorrhea Method)
- A natural way to prevent pregnancy after giving birth
- Effective, safe, convenient, and free
- Lasts for up to six months after giving birth
Is Breastfeeding as Birth Control Right for Me?
All of us who need birth control want to find the method that is best for us. Use My Method to find out which birth control methods may be right for you.
Women who have just given birth may use continuous breastfeeding as a method of birth control. Here are some of the most common questions we hear women ask about using breastfeeding as birth control. We hope you find the answers helpful.