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COVID regulations are changing, find out more here. Physical distancing and face coverings are still required at health care settings across Scotland.

Please note that appointment only clinics are still in place. 

Postpartum Contraception Information

Sandyford Sexual Health Service and NHSGGC Women’s and Children’s Directorate are working together as part of a Scottish Government demonstration project to improve the uptake of contraception postpartum, with an emphasis on provision of very long acting contraception (vLARC). All methods of contraception (including intrauterine and implants) should be available prior to discharge from maternity services. Links to useful professional resources and a complete list of all Sandyford Clinical Effectiveness Group Contraception protocols can be found here

For further information and professional advice regarding the postpartum intrauterine contraception service please email or call 0141 211 8608. For other general advice and support for health professionals in NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde please see our clinical advice section.

 

FSRH Contraception after pregnancy

FSRH UK Medical Eligibility Summary Sheet

Sexwise Contraceptive choices after You have had a baby

FSRH Drug Interactions

Liverpool HIV drug interactions

FSRH Clinical Guidance

Contraception Cribsheet

Advice following insertion of a contraceptive implant leaflet

Advice following intrauterine contraception fitting at the time of birth leaflet