Meet the birth control that lasts a year

Xulane

Xulane

Xulane is a combination hormonal birth control patch that only needs to be changed once per week. A new patch is applied each week for three weeks, and the fourth week is patch-free (but you’ll still be protected from pregnancy).

Birth control type

Patch

Quantity

3 active patches

Price

$130/month or free with most insurance

Brand

Mylan Pharmaceuticals

Also known as

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Online prescription

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Free with most insurance

Affordable with or without insurance.

Automatic refills — shipped free

Set it and forget it. Cancel anytime.

Birth control type

Patch

Quantity

3 active patches

Price

$130/month or free with most insurance

Brand

Mylan Pharmaceuticals

Also known as

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FAQ

Does Xulane help with heavy periods?

If you are experiencing heavy periods or painful cramps, Xulane can make your symptoms less severe. Our doctors are here to help - if you have heavy periods, let us know in the consultation so our doctors can make sure you find the right fit.

Does Xulane make you gain weight?

Like most modern birth control pills, Xulane lacks estrogen levels that are high enough to cause weight gain. Abundant recent evidence shows that there is no causal link between modern birth control and weight gain (aside from the shot, Depo Provera). If weight gain is a concern for you or you experience it after starting birth control, reach out to us so our doctors can discuss your options with you.

Does Xulane help with acne?

Birth control has long been prescribed as treatment for acne. If acne is a concern for you, let us know in the consultation and our doctors will help you find the right brand for you.

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