Stalled US plan for Plan B

Shuchman, Miriam
December 2005
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/6/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 12, p1437
Academic Journal
Focuses on the controversy over the proposal to make Barr Laboratories' abortion drug Levonorgestrel (Plan B) an over-the-counter drug in the U.S. Reason behind the resignation of U.S. Food and Drug Administration director of women's health Susan Wood; Arguments for and against the proposal; Decision of the U.S. Congress on the issue.


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