The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
Opill — An OTC Oral Contraceptive
September 18, 2023 (Issue: 1685)The FDA has approved Opill (Perrigo), a progestin-only oral contraceptive that contains norgestrel, for sale over the counter (OTC). Opill is the first oral contraceptive to be approved in the US for sale without a prescription. Approval of OTC...more
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