|2005N-0345|| Drug Approvals: Circumstances under which an active ingredient may be simultaneously marketed in both a prescription drug product and an over-the-counter drug product|
|FDA Comment Number :||EC1015|
|Submitter :||Ms. A Fernandez||Date & Time:||10/27/2005 10:10:20|
|Organization :||Ms. A Fernandez|
|Category :||Individual Consumer|
| Please stop the constant delays in permitting EC to be sold over the counter without a prescription. Forcing women to get a prescription before they can obtain Plan B is an unwise and unnecessary burden on all women, especially poor women who may not have access to a physician. Moreover, requiring a physician's prescription increases the total cost of EC dramatically.