Also known as the "Morning After Treatment," Emergency Contraception using Plan B One Step.
We offer the generic brand for $30 -- a substantial savings over pharmacy prices.
Emergency Contraception is most effective
in the first 12-24 hours after unprotected intercourse, but may be effective up to 120 hours. "
It's a good idea to keep a pack on hand. There is a theoretical success rate of about 85%, although results cannot be guaranteed.
Prescriptions for the newer Emergency Contraception, Ella are also available from Dr. Cousins.
A recent study in Europe has cast doubt on whether Plan B is effective for overweight women. It may be that Ella will work better. This continues to be studied.
You can walk-in during business hours to obtain the emergency contraception.
Additional resources include the Emergency Contraception Hotline at 1-888-NOT-2-LATE
or the website www.not2late.org