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The following are drawbacks of Calender Or Safe Method of contraception except: (AIIMS May 2009)



A If cycle is irregular, this method of contraception is difficult

B It has high failure rate up to 10 per 100 woman years

C It is applicable during the postnatal period

D Ectopic pregnancies and embryonic abnormalities have been reported to result from the use of safe period method.

Ans. C Human development index Ref: Park; 22nd edi, pg – 455-466

Drawbacks of the calendar method of contraception:

1. If cycle is irregular, it is difficult to predict the safe period

2. It is possible only for use by educated and responsible couples with high degree of motivation and

3. cooperation

4. Compulsory abstinence of sexual intercourse for nearly one half of every month is required

5. (programmed sex)

6. It has high failure rate up to 10 per 100 woman years

7. It is applicable during the postnatal period

8. Ectopic pregnancies and embryonic abnormalities have been reported to result from the use of safe period method.

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