FDA approves first over-the-counter oral contraceptive

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday it has approved the country‚Äôs first daily birth control pill that can be used without a prescription, a move that reproductive health advocates celebrated after more than 20 years of advocating for an over-the-counter option. The contraceptive, called Opill, is a progestin-only oral pill that could soon … Continue reading FDA approves first over-the-counter oral contraceptive