NuvaRing is a safe, simple, and convenient way to prevent pregnancy. It also has other benefits like reducing acne, making  your periods regular, and easing menstrual cramps.

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NuvaRing is effective (when used correctly).

If you follow the instructions and use NuvaRing the right way, it gives you great protection against pregnancy.

Put your new ring in on time every time. Make sure it’s in your vagina when it’s supposed to be. That’s it.

You can also use condoms with the birth control ring to get maximum pregnancy protection. Bonus: condoms also protect you against STDs.

NuvaRing’s convenient.

Using NuvaRing is easy and really convenient. It’s great for people who don’t want to deal with taking a pill every day, or who don’t want to use birth control that interrupts sex.

Depending on how you use it, you only have to think about your NuvaRing once or twice a month. But always remembering to put a new ring in on time can be hard for some people. Check out these tips to help you stay on schedule.

If you use the ring correctly, you’re protected from pregnancy all day, every day. Many people say the ring makes their sex lives better because they don’t have to interrupt sex or worry about pregnancy.

You need a prescription from a nurse or doctor to get NuvaRing. But you may be able to pick up several rings at once or have them mailed to you. Depending on where you live, you can even get birth control ring online.

NuvaRing makes your period a breeze.

Lots of people like NuvaRing because it makes their periods regular and easy to predict. The hormones in NuvaRing can also reduce menstrual cramps and make your period lighter.

You can also use the ring to skip your period altogether, which is totally convenient for people who just don’t want to deal with Aunt Flo every month.

NuvaRing has health benefits.

Side effects aren’t always a bad thing, and NuvaRing isn’t just for birth control. The ring has many perks besides pregnancy prevention.

The ring can reduce or help prevent:

  • acne

  • bone thinning

  • cysts in the breasts and ovaries

  • ectopic pregnancy

  • endometrial and ovarian cancers

  • serious infections in the ovaries, fallopian tubes, and uterus

  • iron deficiency (anemia)

  • PMS (premenstrual syndrome)

You can get pregnant after using the NuvaRing.

Many people who use NuvaRing want to have kids when the time is right. One of the great things about the birth control ring is you can get pregnant soon after you stop using it.

After you stop using NuvaRing, it usually takes one or two months for your periods to return to the cycle you had before you started using it. Once in a while, people have irregular periods or no periods at all for a few months. This is more likely if your periods were irregular before you started using the ring.

Whether or not you get your period, if you stop using the ring, pregnancy is possible. So if you stop using the ring but still want to prevent pregnancy, make sure to use another birth control method right away.

The Ring

  • 91% effective

  • Costs up to $80, but can be $0

  • Prescription required

  • Change it once a month

The ring doesn’t protect you from STDs. Use a condom with your ring to help stop pregnancy and STDs.
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