Ortho-Novum Pills in Dispensing Case

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Title

Ortho-Novum Pills in Dispensing Case

Subject

oral contraceptives, pillboxes (containers), pregnancy, birth control, family planning

Description

First approved by the FDA in 1960, the birth control pill has been in use for more than fifty years. This packet is from the 1980s.

Date

1980s

Rights

In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted

Format

Measures about 2 inches x 3 inches.

Language

English

Type

medicines (material), plastics

Identifier

2018-1000-0006

Contributor

Gift of Pat Oriet

Relation

The Oriet Collection contains two samples of oral contraceptives: Ortho-Novum Pills in Dispensing Case (2018-1000-0006) and Ovral Pills in Dispensing Case (2018-1000-0007).