The FSRH CEU statement regarding delaying versus immediately starting COC after UPA-EC use

Posted 17 November 2020

Date: 17 Nov 2020

Type: FSRH Clinical Guidance and Clinical Statements

This statement is in response to a recent publication by Banh, et al.

The journal Contraception recently published a study investigating timing of combined oral contraceptive pill (COC) restart after missed pills and use of ulipristal acetate emergency contraception (UPA-EC). The FSRH CEU responds to this study and advises where guidance does—and does not—change. 

You can read the full statement here.