Emergency Contraceptive Pill and the Abortion Pill: What’s the Difference?

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Abstract:

This one-page fact sheet uses an easy to read chart to educate people about the difference between the Emergency Contraceptive (EC) pill and the abortion pill (medication abortion). It compares the two birth control methods, describing how each medication works, brand names, what active ingredient they contain, how to take them, possible side effects, average cost, insurance coverage factors, and how to find it.

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Reproductive Health Access Project
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Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
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Community review
This translation was evaluated by a representative or group from the community for accuracy and cultural relevance.
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Keywords:
Abortion, Contraception, Female, Health insurance, Women's Health
Copyright:
Licensed by Creative Commons
Date Last Reviewed:
6/27/2016
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