Registered LNG-EC products:
- Postinor 1* - Available only with prescription
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: Public sector clinics, Pharmacies
Age restrictions for accessing ECPs: No
Legal/regulatory documents in which EC is included: No data available
Other relevant information: EC is not available in the public health services.
In Guatemala, the lowest cadre of health workers allowed to sell/dispense ECPs in the public sector is auxiliary nurses, as of 2013. (USAID/DELIVER, Contraceptive Security Indicators, 2013)
In 2013, EC was procured by the government. No stock-outs were reported at the central level (JSI/Deliver data).