Answers and questions on pediatric gynecology

From what age is it possible to prescribe contraceptives?
Answer: 01.10.2019

The prescription of hormonal contraceptives to adolescents should be carried out by a gynecologist, considering their physiological maturity and characteristics of sexual behavior. The main criteria for prescription of hormonal contraception to young patients are the following: regular sex life, absence of organic pathology on the part of the cardiovascular system, kidneys, liver, absence of blood clotting disorders.

Novokhatskaya Svetlana Vladimirovna
Pediatric gynecologist. Highest category. Work experience 17 years.