EC Status and Availability

Estonia

EC ever use among women of reproductive age: 21% (Part K, Laanpere M, Rahu K, Haldre K, Rahu M, Karro H. Estonian Women’s Health: sexual and reproductive health, behavior, attitudes and use of health care services. 2007)

Registered LNG-EC products:

  • Escapelle* - Available over the counter without having to go through a pharmacist
  • Postinor Duo* - Available over the counter without having to go through a pharmacist

Products marked with * have been approved by a stringent regulatory authority, such as the WHO Prequalification Programme, the US Food and Drug Administration, the European Medicines Agency, or other.

Where at least one type of ECP is available: Pharmacies

Age restrictions for accessing ECPs: No

Legal/regulatory documents in which EC is included: National FP Norms

Pricing information: LNG: € 15,79, as of 2013.

Other relevant information: A product containing ulipristal acetate has been registered but is not yet on the market.

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