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The Emergency Contraception Website - Your website for the "Morning After"


In the U.S., progestin-only EC is available on the shelf without age restrictions to women and men. Look for Plan B One-Step, Take Action, Next Choice One-Dose, My Way or other generics in the family planning aisle.


Plan B One-Step


The Plan B One-Step label says to take one white pill within 72 hours after unprotected sex. This dose contains 1.5 mg of levonorgestrel.  Plan B One-Step is available for sale on stores shelves without restrictions to women and men of any age. It usually costs $40-$50.


However, research indicates that it can be taken up to 120 hours after unprotected sex. The pill is more effective the sooner it is taken, so take Plan B One-Step as soon as possible after unprotected intercourse.


The manufacturer of Plan B One-Step is offering a $10 coupon - click here for more information.

Plan B One-Step




Click here for detailed labeling information from the manufacturer of Plan B One-Step.



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