Find Out About Our Studies
Our research study is testing a new birth control pill that does not contain estrogen to see if it prevents ovulation (release of an egg from a woman’s ovary), is safe, and to see if its side effects are similar to the side effects of other contraceptives currently available.
Who is Eligible
Females between ages 18-35 who are not at risk of pregnancy may be eligible for this study.
Participants who are sexually active in a heterosexual relationship, must have had a tubal ligation, have a partner who has had a vesctomy,or use a barrier method (like condoms or diaphragm) every time they have sex for the duration of the study.
Women currently using hormonal methods including birth control pills, the patch, and the IUD are not eligible.
What Women Will Do in the Study
You will have 2 clinic visits each week for about 5 months followed by a final visit approximately 6 weeks later. Each clinic visit includes a transvaginal ultrasound and blood draw.
You will also have 3 endometrial biopsies during the study where the clinician will take a sample of the lining of your uterus.
For about 3 months, you will take a study pill each day and keep a study record.
You will receive $25 for your first visit and $75 for each exam visit you complete. You will also $50 for each endometrial biopsy.
You can earn up to $3100 to $3700 for completing 40-48 visits in 6 ½ months.
All study exams, tests, and supplies are provided free of charge.
- Southern California: Century City
For More Information
- Call us to see if you are eligible–
- 1-800-398-1998 in Southern California