CondiTiOn:
Diabetes Mellitus
COC CIC P/R POP DMPANET-EN LNG/ETG
Implants
Cu-DIU DIU-LNG
  History of gestational disease
Non-vascular disease
(i) non-insulin dependent
(ii) insulin-dependent Nephropathy, retinopathy,neuropathy
  Other vascular disease or diabetes of> 20 years’ duration
1
2
2
3/4
3/4
1
2
2 3/4
3/4
1
2
2
3/4
3/4
1
2
2
2
2  
1
2
2 3
2
1
2
2
2
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
2
2
2
Modified from reference [1]
1:A condition for which there is no restriction for the use of the contraceptive method.
2:A condition where the advantages of using the method generally outweighs the theoretical or proven risks.
3:A condition where the theoretical or proven risks usually outweighs the advantages of using the method.
4: A condition that represents an unacceptable health risk if the contraceptive method is used.
Combined oral contraceptives (COC), Combined injectable contraceptives (CIC), Combined contraceptive patch (P), Combined contraceptive ring (R), Progestogen-only pills (POP), Progestogen-only injectables (DMPA/NET-EN), Progestogen-only subdermal implants (LNG/ETG implants), Copper-bearing intrauterine device (Cu-IUD) and Levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine device (LNG-IUD)
Table 1: World Health Organization Guidelines: Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use in Diabetes Mellitus.