Obstetrics & Gynaecology – MCQ 76 – Contraceptive for a patient with heart disease

Which one of the following is the ideal contraceptive for a patient with heart disease:
B. Depo-Provera
C. Diaphragm
D. Oral contraceptive pills

Correct answer : C. Diaphragm

Barrier contraceptives are ideal for those with heart disease. Hormonal contraceptives are best avoided.