WHO, UNFPA, and other agencies have collaborated to establish a common nonproprietary list of essential reproductive health medicines. This introductory guide is a companion to that work and provides an overview of the process for including reproductive health medicines on national essential medicines lists at the country level based on the essential medicines concept. The guide also presents the rationale for including these medicines on national essential medicines lists.

Corporate author(s): WHO; UNFPA; PATH

Publication date: 2006

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Related regions: Global

See also: Reproductive health > Miscellaneous

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