Contraceptives in South Africa
Marie Stopes South Africa offers a wide range of different contraceptives for men & women. Whether you’re interested in a monthly option like the contraceptive pill (oral contraception) or patch; or a long-acting method like an implant or IUD, we can help find a contraceptive method that suits your lifestyle.
We offer the following contraceptives:
Choosing the Right Contraceptive Method
If you are starting to use contraception for the first time or looking into a new method, it’s a good idea to make time for a full consultation. You may schedule time with one of our friendly nurses who will give you a full run-down and explanation of each contraceptive method.
Remember: Only condoms offer dual protection: prevent pregnancy as well as the transmission of HIV and STIs Marie Stopes has 17 centres across South Africa, to make an appointment for a contraceptive consultation book online or call us on 0800 11 77 85. Choosing a contraceptive can be confusing. We’ve provided some help in our Frequently Asked Questions section but if there’s something we’ve missed, ask us a question and we’ll get back to you.