EC ever use among women of reproductive age: 20% (Undersøgelse om uønskede graviditeter og valg af abort blandt kvinder under 25 år. Sundhedsstyrelsen. 2010.)
Registered LNG-EC products:
- Levonelle 1500* - Available over the counter without having to go through a pharmacist
- NorLevo 1.5mg* - Available over the counter without having to go through a pharmacist
- Postinor* - Available over the counter without having to go through a pharmacist
Registered UPA-EC products:
- ellaOne* - Available directly from pharmacist without prescription (i.e. BTC)
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, IPPF-affiliated system
Age restrictions for accessing ECPs: No
Legal/regulatory documents in which EC is included: National FP Norms
Pricing information: LNG: € 12,45, as of 2015; UPA: € 23,36, as of 2015.
Other relevant information: EC distributed via IPPF outlets (500 - 1,000 in 2012).