No prescription needed for contraceptive pill

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Published on 26 Jul 2021, 11:08
For the first time in England, contraceptive pills are now available to purchase without a prescription in pharmacies.

Purchasers will need to have a consultation with pharmacists before being sold two types of progesterone-only, so-called 'mini pills' - but will not require a prescription from their GP.

Sky's Becky Johnson reports.

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