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Contraceptive injections release the hormone progestogen into your bloodstream to prevent pregnancy.
Depending on the type used, the injections last for eight or 13 weeks and are given in the buttock. This form of contraception is 99% effective, if used correctly.
If you have no symptoms and want a straightforward test you can:
- either order a smart kit online for home delivery
- or attend one of our clinics where you can collect a smart kit without needing to wait and see a clinician.
This is a quick, easy and confidential way to screen for chlamydia, gonorrhoea, HIV and syphilis.