Men have limited options for birth control. Now, researchers have developed a new compound that slows down sperm to the point where they can no longer swim, potentially paving the way for a male contraceptive that doesn’t affect …
Men and Their Partners Want Better Birth Control Options. Male Contraception Initiative works with researchers across the globe to make male contraceptive options a reality.
Scientists have successfully tested a “male pill” which limits the activity of sperm without causing any side effects. The drug known as EP055 was given to rhesus macaque monkeys during a study at the Oregon National Primate Research Centre in the US.
Oral contraceptives, abbreviated OCPs, also known as birth control pills, are medications taken by mouth for the purpose of birth control.. Female. Two types of female oral contraceptive pill, taken once per day, are widely available:
Male contraception is coming. Vasalgel is a non-hormonal male contraceptive owned by the medical research organisation the Parsemus Foundation. It’s poised as the first FDA (Food and Drug Administration panel) approved male contraceptive since the condom. What’s more, it’s estimated to hit the US
The research from the Baylor College of Medicine paves the way for a male version of the contraceptive pill taken by millions of women around the world.
A male contraceptive pill has been developed which is effective, safe and does not harm sex drive, scientists have announced. In what has been described as a “major step forward”, the drug was successfully tested on 83 men for a month for the first time. So far efforts to create a once-daily
Past surveys suggest that at least 50% of men would use new male contraceptives, with men in stable relationships being the most open to taking a daily pill.
The combined oral contraceptive pill (COCP), often referred to as the birth control pill or colloquially as “the pill”, is a type of birth control that is …
A New Push for the Male “Pill” An international clinical trial will give a contraceptive gel a test drive