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Regulations Have Been Lifted So Anyone Can Buy Plan B

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Recent reports have been released stating that the popular contraceptive, Plan B, will now be sold over the counter in a generic, cheaper version, with out age restrictions.

These generic versions, which are used to prevent pregnancies within 72 hours of unprotected sex, were originally sold to women ages 17 and older.

But the FDA has decided to lift these restrictions, and replace it with a new mandate that requires generic companies to state that these pills are intended for women 17 and older. But regardless of their age or who it's intended for, now anyone can buy the product.

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