TITLE

FDA approves Teva's one-pill emergency contraceptive

AUTHOR(S)
Johnsen, Michael
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Drug Store News;8/10/2009, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p83
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the approval for the emergency contraceptive Plan B One-Step from Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd. by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the U.S. It notes that the product is a line extension of Plan B which changes the two-pill regimen to one pill. It adds that in April, a federal judge had ordered a reduction in the age limit for Plan B to 17 years old.
ACCESSION #
44224833

 

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