FDA approves Plan B One-Step for girls 15 and older

vitals.nbcnews.com Published: May 1, 2013
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U.S. regulators on Tuesday lowered the age limit for Plan B One-Step emergency contraception, approving it for sale to girls as young as 15, according to NBC News.



The move also makes it available without prescription on store shelves instead of behind pharmacy counters.

NBC News reports the emergency contraception will now be labeled as not for sale to those younger than 15 and will require proof of age.

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