Registered LNG-EC products:
- NorLevo 1.5mg* - Available only with prescription
- Optinor - Available only from family planning clinics (applies to Optinor in most countries)
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: Public sector clinics, Pharmacies, IPPF-affiliated system
Age restrictions for accessing ECPs: No data available
Legal/regulatory documents in which EC is included: No data available
Other relevant information: Togo's Essential Medicines List does not include EC.
EC distributed via IPPF outlets (500 - 1,000 in 2012).
In Togo, the lowest cadre of health workers allowed to sell/dispense ECPs in the public sector is auxiliary nurse midwives. The lowest cadre of health workers allowed to sell/dispense ECPs in the private sector is auxiliary nurse midwives. (Data 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).