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Contraceptive Jewellery—A Novel Birth Control

Jayasri Jayamoorthy

Keywords : Birth control, Contraceptive jewellery, Drugs, Earring, Transdermal patch, Wrist watches

Citation Information : Jayamoorthy J. Contraceptive Jewellery—A Novel Birth Control. 2021; 14 (1):15-16.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10084-12150

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-03-2021

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2021; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Jewellery made women elegant, confident, and a part of daily life. The novel birth control technique can help comply with the drug regimen. The contraceptive jewellery aids women to adhere more with the use of contraceptives and enhance the accomplishment of contraception. Contraceptive hormones and other drugs were administered through a special backing on jewellery such as earrings, rings, necklaces, or wristwatches that provides a new path for birth control. It improves compliance with the drug regimens with regular dosages and aids universal earring back that can be paired with many different earrings. It works only with the skin-permeable drugs that require the administration of small quantities to fit into the patches and used for a week. It was excellent future innovative birth control measure, prompts compliance with drug regimen, and increases the rate of contraception.


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