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Types of Emergency Contraception
What brands of emergency contraceptive pills are available around the world?
Emergency Contraceptive Pills Worldwide
There are dozens of brands of emergency contraceptive pills (also known as "morning after pills" or "day after pills") available around the world. These pills are hormonal contraceptives that are approved, packaged, and sold specifically for use as emergency contraception. Click here for a list showing the name and type of each pill, the company that makes it, and the countries where it is available. Even if you can’t get one of the brands of pills that are sold specifically for emergency contraception, you can still use a different dose of many daily birth control pills to prevent pregnancy after sex.
To see a list of the brands of emergency contraceptive pills and regular oral contraceptives that work as morning after pills in the United States, click here. Or use our worldwide database to find out which brands of emergency contraception and daily birth control pills can be used to prevent pregnancy after sex.