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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Weight Change
and you are
between 18 and 45
years old
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This is an observational trial.
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The purpose

The purpose of this study is to learn whether women who use progestin-only methods of birth control such as the contraceptive implant (Implanon), the levonorgestral-releasing IUS (Mirena), or depot medroxyprogesterone acetate(DMPA) will experience weight change compared to women using the non-hormonal copper IUC (ParaGard). The investigators primary hypothesis is that users of DMPA will gain excess weight and increase their BMI above the copper-IUC users; secondarily, the investigators will compare users' data in the LNG-IUC and ENG implant groups to the copper-IUC group.

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01592058. The sponsor of the trial is Washington University School of Medicine and it is looking for 427 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Weight Change Among Users of Three Progestin-Only Methods of Contraception Over a 12-Month Time Period