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Safety, Tolerability, and Efficacy of ellaOne® (Ulipristal Acetate) for Emergency Contraception in Postmenarcheal Adolescent Girls and Women

2014-07-23 21:09:30 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this observational study is to assess the safety and tolerability of ellaOne® in routine conditions of use for emergency contraception in postmenarcheal adolescents and adult women who want to prevent pregnancy up to 5 days after unprotected sexual intercourse.

Study Design

Observational Model: Case-Only, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Contraception

Intervention

ellaOne® (ulipristal acetate), ellaOne® (ulipristal acetate)

Location

Dept of Women & Child Health - Karolinska University Hospital
Stockholm
Sweden
11327

Status

Recruiting

Source

HRA Pharma

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:09:30-0400

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