EC Status and Availability

Tunisia

Registered LNG-EC products:

  • NorLevo 1.5mg* - Available directly from pharmacist without prescription (i.e. BTC)

Registered UPA-EC products:

  • ellaOne* - 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: Pharmacies, IPPF-affiliated system

Age restrictions for accessing ECPs: No data available

Legal/regulatory documents in which EC is included: Essential Medicines List

Pricing information: There is one retail price for Norlevo across Tunisia, which is 14.397 TND (USD 8.79). This is a government regulated price and is the same everywhere in the country, as of 2013. This was confirmed by over 200 visits to pharmacies.

Other relevant information: EC distributed via IPPF outlets (<500 in 2012).

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