UnitedHealthcare Pennsylvania Community & State Long-acting reversible contraceptives
Last update: May 3, 2021
Long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs) provide long-lasting pregnancy prevention and are ideal for many patients. LARCs are up to 20 times more effective than other forms of reversible birth control. LARCs eliminate the possibility of user error that can make other methods less effective. Reinforce that no contraceptive device prevents sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).