A new jab given to men promises to act as a contraceptive in a manner similar to the Pill in women, but without any accompanying
The Daily Mail reported that 80 couples are taking part in the trial of the drug, which stimulates the brain to close sperm production. The jab is to be given twice a month.
The jab contains male sex hormone
“A lot of women may think it’s time men took their turn. When we carried out surveys of women, they were enormously enthusiastic. The single most common reason was they wanted to share the responsibility for contraception,” said Prof Richard Anderson of
, who is helping conduct the trial.