Offer this contraceptive to breastfeeding new moms
Egan, Mari E.
Stevermer, James J.
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Recommend the etonogestrel implant to new mothers who plan to breastfeed; the insertion of this contraceptive within the first few days postpartum does not alter breastfeeding outcomes. Strength of Recommendation B: Based on a single high-quality randomized controlled trial (RCT).
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Journal of Family Practice, 60(12) 2011: 744-746.