WebMD Medical News
By Rita Rubin
Reviewed by Louise Chang, MD
Nov. 20, 2012 -- Oral contraceptives should be made available without a prescription to reduce unintended pregnancies, according to a newly published opinion by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG).
Whether the pill should go over-the-counter has been debated at least since the early 1990s, says Dan Grossman, MD.