Long Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC) is

  • Ready when you are
  • Effective
  • Discreet
  • Long lasting
  • Completely reversible
  • Safe for breastfeeding

If you don't want to think about contraception every day - or even every month, a LARC may be a great choice for you.


The Implant

The implant is a small rod placed under the skin of the upper arm. Lasts up to 3 years and is >99% effective.

The Hormonal IUD

A small t-shaped device containing progestin, placed in the uterus. Lasts 3-7 years and is >99% effective.

The Copper IUD

A non-hormonal t-shaped device, placed in the uterus. Lasts up to 12 years and is >99% effective.

Getting a LARC at Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts means:

  • Your insertion will be performed by a highly trained and experienced clinician
  • It will only require one appointment 
  • You can have your insertion at any age regardless of previous pregnancy history, and at any time throughout your menstrual cycle

Get the care you need, when you need it.

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Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts was founded in 1928, and has been advocating and providing health care and education for 87 years.

The mission of PPLM is to protect and promote sexual and reproductive health and freedom of choice by providing clinical services, education, and advocacy.

Our vision is that sexual health is essential to every person's well-being.