The withdrawal method relies on removing the penis all the way out of the vagina before ejaculation occurs during sex. It is not considered a reliable method of contraception on its own, but can be used in addition to other effective methods of contraception.

What is in the Withdrawal or pull out method?

The withdrawal method (also known as the pull out method) relies on the penis being all the way out of the vagina before ejaculation and ejaculation occurring away from the vagina or vulva.

Alternative to Withdrawal or pull out method


Frequency

During or before sex

Effectiveness

80% - 96%

Blood clot risk

None

Effect on fertility

None

FAQs

How effective is the withdrawal method during ovulation?


Does the pull out method count as unprotected sex?


Are there any psychological effects of the withdrawal method?


Can I get pregnant from precum?


How do you know when to pull out?


Detailed information

How Withdrawal or pull out method works:


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