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FDA OKs 'No-Period' Birth Control Pill

Lybrel Is 1st Oral Contraceptive Designed to Stop Menstruation

Long-Term Safety Questioned continued...

"We don't have any longer term clinical data, so for women who choose to stay on [Lybrel] longer, like any other oral contraceptive, that's something they should discuss in a conversation with their physician," says deVane.

Lybrel is expected to be available by prescription in July 2007.

With reporting by Miranda Hitti.

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