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16 August 2010

Emergency contraceptive approved

A drug maker says it has won U.S. approval for a new type of morning-after contraceptive that works longer than the current leading drug on the market.

A drug maker says it has won U.S. approval for a new type of morning-after contraceptive that works longer than the current leading drug on the market.

EllaOne has drawn criticism from anti-abortion groups who argue the drug is closer to an abortion pill than an emergency contraception pill. (Sapa, August 2010)

 
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