WHO’s Family Planning Guidance Documents and Job Aids

Quick Reference Chart for the WHO Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use

This chart can be used to initiate or continue use of combined oral contraceptives (COCs), depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA), progestin-only implants, copper intrauterine device (Cu-IUD) based on a complete list of all medical conditions. This resource has been updated as of October, 2015.