Active Ingredient(s):Levonorgestrel FDA Approved: * January 9, 2013 Pharm Company: *BAYER HEALTHCARE PHARMS Category:Birth Control / Contraceptive
Levonorgestrel is a hormonal medication which is used in a number of birth control methods. It is combined with an estrogen to make combination birth control pills. As an emergency birth control, sold under the brand name Plan B among others, it is useful within 72 hours. This should not be confused with EllaOne which can be effective within 120 hours (5 days) of unprotected sex. The more time that has passed since sex, the less effecti...
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