Alexander Ostró, Silvia Toporcerová
The control of fertility is one of essential requirements of modern society. Combined hormonal contraception is the most common method of birth control. 15–20 % women of our population use this method. A lot of facts about these drugs are up to this day mystificated, especially concerning the aggravation of side-effects. The authors are presenting an overview of combined oral contraception focusing risks of using of this method.