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Ulipristal for Emergency Contraception: Clinical Effectiveness, Cost-Effectiveness, and Guidelines

Last updated: December 2, 2015
Project Number: RA0820-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Drug
Report Type: Reference List
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness and safety of ulipristal compared to other interventions for emergency contraception?
  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of ulipristal compared to other interventions for emergency contraception?
  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding emergency contraception?

Key Message

Three systematic reviews, three randomized controlled trials, two non-randomized studies, and four economic evaluations were identified regarding ulipristal compared to other interventions for emergency contraception.