Do you have questions about the risks of pregnancy and pulmonary hypertension (PH)? Ask your PH team about the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA)’s latest Patient Education Clinic worksheet.
“PH, Pregnancy and Contraception” addresses life-threatening complications that can occur during pregnancy or shortly after birth. It also discusses how pregnancy can worsen PH symptoms and threaten the health and survival of the child.
The document covers birth control options and includes a chart of most to least effective contraceptive options.