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e-CON – An Emergency Contraceptive Pill

e-CON, launched in 2009, is an emergency contraceptive pill designed to prevent accidental pregnancies. When taken within 120 hours of unprotected sex, it is effective in preventing pregnancy. The two pills provided (each containing Levonorgestrel B.P. 0.75 mg) may be consumed at once, or the second pill may be taken at an interval of 12 hours.

Statutory Warning:

  • e-CON does not prevent HIV/STIs. Condoms such as Dhaal and Panther must be used to prevent HIV/STIs.
  • e-CON is an emergency contraceptive pill. It is not recommended for regular use.

Source: Nepal CRS Company

Date of Publication: March 25, 2019