Folk emergency contraception - it is better not to apply

December 27, 2012

 Folk emergency contraception
 Emergency contraception - is already preventing pregnancy after unprotected sexual intercourse accomplished. If you use unreliable folk remedies, that its effectiveness is likely to be zero. And too extreme ways people can even bring to disaster.

 Folk emergency contraception - it is better not to apply

Method one - douching

It's not a bad way, but not too reliable. Folk wisdom says that you need to douche immediately after sexual intercourse. As a means for douching better use acidic solutions, which adversely affect the spermatozoa. Most often used for this purpose diluted lemon juice.

Recipe: Lemon miss in a meat grinder together with the skin (there are also a lot of useful substances that kill sperm), squeeze and add a liter of boiled water. Douching spend with a special syringe volume from 200 to 500 ml (you can buy in a drugstore). You need to wash carefully to nothing left.

For irrigation is used as a solution of vinegar (a spoon of vinegar to a pint of water) and a weak solution of potassium permanganate, St. John's wort extracts, chamomile, sage Sage - cvyaschennaya grass  Sage - cvyaschennaya grass

Guarantees that after this pregnancy does not occur, no: just try to wash all the sperm, even one a yes hide. Conclusion: The method has the right to exist, but it is extremely unreliable.

 Folk emergency contraception - it is better not to apply

The second way - the introduction of substances into the vagina, the sperm-killing

For this purpose, after sexual intercourse is recommended to enter the vagina or a slice of lemon soap. Applied and others already quite extreme substance. All this, of course, negatively affects the lining of the vagina, and facilities such as laundry soap, and even cause vaginal bacteria overgrowth Dysbacteriosis vagina - how to fight?  Dysbacteriosis vagina - how to fight?
   (bacterial vaginosis), killing its natural flora that resists infection.

Conclusion: The method is absolutely hopeless, unable to prevent pregnancy while can cause disorders of the vagina.

 Folk emergency contraception - it is better not to apply

The third way - thermal procedures

Folk wisdom recommends taking a hot bath, steam bath Sauna and health: the benefits and harms of bath procedures  Sauna and health: the benefits and harms of bath procedures
 , Soar feet. If such procedures are done immediately after sexual contact, it will have no effect: the conception does not depend on the presence or absence of heat. If the birth occurred, during the first week of heat treatments are also useless: the fertilized egg (embryo) during the first 7 - 10 days is off-line, fed their own food stocks and nothing to do with the mother.

After a desyatidney embryo embedded in the uterine wall, causing a small implantation bleeding. The mucous membrane of the uterus at the moment loosened and penetrated by blood vessels. The application in this period of heat treatments is dangerous to health: it leads to abortion and bleeding.

Moreover, long thermal treatments are dangerous and internal organs, they can cause a drastic increase or decrease in blood pressure, stroke, thrombosis and so on.

Conclusion: This method can not be used.

 Folk emergency contraception - it is better not to apply

The fourth method - exercise

Physical activity has always been considered a very effective means to prevent pregnancy. But if you carefully consider the effect of them is exactly the same as that of the thermal procedures: first, they have no effect (except running or jumping can prevent conception?), And then become simply dangerous as any abortion is a medical institutions.

Such abortion is called illegal abortions. The result can be bleeding (where is the guarantee that it will be possible to stop at home?) Or entering the uterus infection followed by spread her gaping blood vessels of the uterus - so begins a blood infection.

Conclusion: The method has no right to exist.

 Folk emergency contraception - it is better not to apply

Absolutely ridiculous folk methods of emergency contraception

In the Ancient Rus as emergency contraception was used urine of the woman and her husband. Some people use this method today.

In ancient Egypt women after sexual contact inserted into the vagina of a crocodile excrement.

Some nationalities are recommended for the prevention of pregnancy, eat a few bees, spit into the open mouth of the toad and so on.

All national emergency contraceptive methods, usually or completely ineffective or have a very low efficiency. As for modern reliable methods of emergency contraception The methods of emergency contraception - it is necessary to choose the most reliable  The methods of emergency contraception - it is necessary to choose the most reliable
 Then run it quite difficult, because it requires taking into account the status of women. Therefore, emergency contraception should conduct an expert - an obstetrician-gynecologist.

Galina Romanenko

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Lindinet: new oral hormonal contraceptive

April 24, 2011

  • Lindinet: new oral hormonal contraceptive
  • Formulation

 Lindinet - a combined oral contraceptive, which is composed of synthetic analogues of natural hormones ethinyl estradiol and gestodene. The drug protects against pregnancy, preventing the release of an egg from the ovary and texture of the inner shell less than the uterine wall so that the implantation of the embryo was difficult even if fertilization occurs. In addition, ethinylestradiol and gestodene increase the density of the cervical mucus so that sperm becomes more difficult to pass through the cervix of the uterus and fertilize the egg.

Lindinet prevents pregnancy only when it is used properly. It is important to take it each day at the same time. Lindinet need to start taking the first day of menstruation - it provides immediate protection against pregnancy. If you for some reason began to take it later in the first seven days you must use additional means of contraception.

The package contained 21 tablets Lindinet. When finished taking pills from one package, you need to stop taking the drug for 7 days. After about 1-2 days to start bleeding, similar to menstrual (as a rule, it is weaker than usual monthly and shorter). After 7 days, even if the month is not over, you need to start taking back Lindinet. Sometimes these 7 days, the bleeding starts, but this is usually not an indication of pregnancy. In any case, you can do a home pregnancy test. If he will show a negative result, continue to take Lindinet as usual. However, if there is no menses for two months in a row, you should seek medical advice.

 Lindinet: new oral hormonal contraceptive


Before writing a prescription for Lindinet patient, the physician should conduct a thorough examination. The following states are contraindications to the use of this drug, as well as certain other combined contraceptives:

  • Allergy to any of the ingredients of the drug
  • Adiposity
  • Gestation
  • Movement disorders
  • Inflammatory bowel diseases such as Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis
  • Asthma
  • Blood diseases
  • Cardiovascular diseases
  • Chloasma
  • Diabetes or risk factors for the development of diabetes
  • Epilepsy
  • Gallstones
  • High blood pressure
  • Serious kidney disease
  • Lupus
  • Severe metabolic disorders
  • Migraine
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Benign tumors of the breast, breast cancer Breast cancer: what every woman needs to know  Breast cancer: what every woman needs to know
   in the personal history of breast cancer have a family history
  • Depression
  • Endometrial cancer - active or history
  • Liver Disease
  • Phlebitis
  • Otosclerosis
  • Porphyria
  • Risk factors for blood clots, such as smoking, thrombophlebitis in a personal or family history, age over 35 years, prolonged immobilization (eg, due to illness), problems with blood clotting, recently transferred surgery or injury, the birth of a child less than eight Weeks ago
  • Drepanocytemia
  • Tetanilla
  • Hysteromyoma
  • Vaginal bleeding of unknown origin
  • Phlebeurysm
  • The patient wears contact lenses

 Lindinet: new oral hormonal contraceptive

Side effects

The most common side effects Lindinet are: breast tenderness, changes in libido (usually its reduction), weight gain, depressed mood, headache, nausea, stomach upset. In addition, Lindinet increases the risk of blood clots and the development of liver disease.

In addition, significantly increases the risk of these dangerous disorders such as heart attack, stroke Stroke - a serious brain injury  Stroke - a serious brain injury
 Thrombosis Thrombosis - the cause of heart attack and stroke  Thrombosis - the cause of heart attack and stroke
   deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism Pulmonary embolism - a dangerous violation  Pulmonary embolism - a dangerous violation

 Lindinet: new oral hormonal contraceptive

Drug Interactions

Frequently Lindinet reacted to drugs which are antibiotics, barbiturates and liver enzyme inducers. In particular, it is undesirable to take Lindinet simultaneously with drugs such as carbamazepine, griseofulvin, phenobarbital, phenylbutazone, phenytoin, primidone and rifampicin. The decision on whether to accept Lindinet at the same time or other drugs taken each time, depending on the individual patient.