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Resource Type: Recommended Reading
Therapy Area: Contraception

FSRH CEU Response to Edelman 2022 Study

This FSRH CEU statement responds to Edelman 2022, a study which provides new evidence around the use of levonorgestrel oral emergency contraception (LNG-EC) by those with higher weight/BMI. 

The statement clarifies the latest evidence and provides clear guidance on what should be offered as a first line treatment for individuals with weight >70kg or BMI>26 kg/m2

Source: FSRH

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