Interventions for emergency contraception

Source:
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Publisher:
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Publication date:
20 January 2019

Abstract

Review (115 RCTs; n=60,479) found that levonorgestrel and mid-dose mifepristone (25 to 50 mg) were more effective than Yuzpe regimen (estradiol-levonorgestrel combination). Both mid-dose and low-dose mifepristone (<25 mg) were probably more effective than levonorgestrel (1.5 mg).