Are there non-hormonal methods of contraception, and how do they work?

Non-hormonal methods of contraception offer alternatives for individuals who prefer to avoid synthetic hormones. These methods include:

  • Barrier Methods: Condoms, Diaphragms, and Cervical caps.

  • Intrauterine Devices Without Hormones (IUDs).

  • Sterilization: Tubal Ligation, Vasectomy.

  • Fertility Awareness Methods: Knowing the cycles, Tracking fertile days and avoiding sex during those times.

  • Withdrawal Method: Pulling out before ejaculation.