Birth control pills: Sorting kinds and costs

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Birth control pills: Sorting kinds and costs

(Updated 2022) Birth-control pills come in what looks like a bewildering collection of names for the lay person. Tri-Sprintec, Tri-Lo-Sprintec? Why do some have 21, 24, 28 in their names? Yikes. And … what do they cost? Here’s a handbook on birth-control pill types. For further price information, see our preceding posts about birth-control pricing […]

Yaz, Yasmin, Beyaz: The changing cost of birth control

Yaz, Yasmin, Beyaz: The changing cost of birth control

(Updated 2022) A friend who contributed to the Price of Birth Control map — our legacy project crowdsourcing the changing cost of birth control, in partnership with WNYC — followed up with this email: “I wanted to add a couple things that wouldn’t fit on the form. I’ve just recently been having some drama around […]