Scrip is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

Family Group Calls For Free Contraceptive Pill In Australia

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

Executive Summary

A family planning group in Australia is urging the government to copy New Zealand and offer the "morning-after pill" free to the nation's women. The pill is available in Australia over the counter, but the head of the Sexual Health and Family Planning ACT said it is too expensive for the low-income segment of the population. Tim Bavinton acknowledged free distribution should be done with safeguards, but cited current rules placed on pharmacists who sell the drug OTC. (Click here for more
UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

SC068459

Ask The Analyst

Please Note: Click here for more information on the Ask the Analyst service.

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel