Oral contraceptive during lactation: a global survey of physician practice.

The use of combined estrogen-progestogen oral contraceptives (EP-OC) by lactating women has been associated with suppression of lactation. To determine the extent to which physicians prescribe combined EP-OC for lactating women, the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) and the United States Centers for Disease Control (CDC) collaborated in a… (More)