Identification

Brand Name
Plan B
Product Description
Plan-B is an over-the-counter progestin available in multiple countries including the United States and Canada. It was first marketed in 1999. It is available in an Oral Tablet. It contains one active ingredient: Levonorgestrel. Levonorgestrel is a hormone used in birth control medications and at higher doses as an emergency birth control pill for up to 72 hours following sexual intercourse.
Ingredients
DrugSalt
LevonorgestrelNot Available

Pharmacology

Indications
For Emergency Contraception Prescription
Prevention of Pregnant State Prescription
Prevention of Pregnant State in Emergency Contraception OTC UsePrescription
Treatment of Endometrial Hyperplasia Off Label
Treatment of Endometriosis Off Label
Used in combination to prevent Postmenopausal Osteoporosis in a regimen Prescription
Used in combination to treat moderate Menopausal Vasomotor Symptoms in a regimen Prescription
Used in combination to treat severe Vasomotor Symptoms Associated With Menopause in a regimen Prescription
Products
DosageStrengthRouteLabellerMarketing StartMarketing EndNDC Code
Tablet0.75 mgOralFoundation Consumer Healthcare, Llc2000-02-242018-05-09Canada flag 02241674
Tablet1.5 mgOralFoundation Consumer Healthcare, Llc2015-07-23-Canada flag 02293854
Tablet0.75 mg/1OralPhysicians Total Care, Inc.2003-08-14-US flag 54868-4894
Tablet0.75 mg/1OralDuramed Pharmaceuticals, Inc.1999-07-282013-06-30US flag 51285-769

Interactions