Lybrel Approval History
FDA Approved: Yes (Discontinued) (First approved May 22, 2007)
Brand name: Lybrel
Generic name: levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol
Dosage form: Tablets
Company: Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Treatment for: Birth Control
Marketing Status: Discontinued
Lybrel (levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol) is a low-dose combination contraceptive pill taken continuously (without a pill-free interval) and over time may eliminate scheduled menstrual periods. Lybrel is indicated for the prevention of pregnancy.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Lybrel
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