Alamo Women's Health is here to help you on planning your family and birth control needs. We provide the full range of contraceptive methods and options and can tailor them to your specific needs. Click on the links below to learn more about each effective method we offer to help you control your fertility.
Oral contraceptives (the pill)
Multiple varieities and options available
Depo-Provera (the injection)
Nuva Ring- vaginal once a month ring insert,
comparable to birth control pills
LONG ACTING REVERSIBLE CONTRACEPTIVES (LARCs)
- Skyla offers 3 year protection against pregnancy
- Mirena offers 5 year protection against pregnancy and FDA approved for treating heavy menses.
- Paragard offers 10 year non-hormonal protection against pregnancy
Inserted devices into the uterine cavity, with and without hormones to thickened cervical mucus and reduce ability to conceive.
98-99% effective at preventing pregnancy
comparable to sterilizaiton
safe for breastfeeding moms
Nexplanon Small 4cm implantable contraceptive rod
that provides the most effective form of birth control
placed in non-dominant arm
avoids insertion in uterus
safe for breastfeeding
- Laparoscopic sterilization
We offer all these contraceptive options through all of our clinics. If you are ready to take control of your fertility, schedule an appointment today. Please call 210-426-3663.