EC Status and Availability


Registered products: No pill products are registered

Where at least one type of ECP is available: No data available

Age restrictions for accessing ECPs: No data available

Legal history, developments, and/or challenges: A product containing ulipristal acetate has been registered but is not on the market. The sale, supply, prescription, dispensing, and consumption of this product is considered illegal, and therefore prohibited. Oral formulations of LNG EC are also not available in Malta.

Legal/regulatory documents in which EC is included: No data available

Other relevant information: Since LNG oral contraceptives are not currently available for sale, other types of oral contraceptives are being used for EC even though they may not be as effective.

Malta's Essential Medicines List does not include EC.

Our country-by-country information comes from numerous sources, including partners from around the world. We have made every effort to ensure that the information included here is correct, but EC availability and policies can change quickly. We welcome your additions and/or corrections

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