Pill User Guide
This one-page fact sheet uses a question and answer format to educate people about how to use the birth control pill. It explains how birth control pills work, starting the pill, daily use, and what a person should do if they miss a pill, or stop taking the pill and have unprotected sex. It discusses other possible health benefits, and any potential side effects and risks. The document clarifies that the pill does not protect from Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) or HIV, and advises condom use.
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