You need a prescription for birth control pills.
You can get a prescription from a doctor or nurse at a doctor’s office, health clinic, or your local Planned Parenthood health center.
In a few states, you can even get a prescription online or directly from a pharmacist.
Where can I get birth control for free?
Some free clinics and community health centers, like Planned Parenthood, offer low- or no-cost birth control.
Can I get birth control pills over the counter?
Although there are some great birth control options that you can buy over-the-counter, unfortunately, birth control pills are not one of them. As of now, the only available over-the-counter birth control pills are for emergency contraception.
Is the pill free in the UK?
Most types of contraception are available for free in the UK. Contraception is free to all women and men through the NHS. Places where you can get contraception include: sexual health clinics – they also offer contraceptive and STI testing services.
Can I get birth control pills at CVS?
You can buy emergency contraception at CVS. You do not need a prescription or ID, and there is no minimum age for purchasing emergency birth control. It can be a good idea to keep a supply of emergency birth control pills at home.