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Types of Birthcontrol with no Estrogen

My doctor took me off my bc because it had estrogen in it and he thought that was causing my constant headaches and I haven't had a headache since I stopped.  What other forms of birthcontrol are there that have no hormones?
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Copper IUD
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the same thing happened 2 me i ended up getting the copper coil in there is 2 types that is the 1 with no estrogen in it gl
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There is a BC pill that is progesterone only, I don't know brands but I took it while I was breastfeeding because estrogen can affect milk supply.  It has a slightly higher failure rate than the estrogen/progesterone pill, but is still highly effective if taken at the same time every day.
Condoms are another option.
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