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Norix Emergency Contraceptive pill launched

SMC launched an emergency contraceptive pill branded as Norix in February 2013. Norix is two tablets ECP formulation each tablet containing 0.75 mg. of Levonorgestrel hormone. The first tablet must be taken within 72 hours of unprotected intercourse and the second tablet within 12 hours after the first tablet to protect from an unwanted pregnancy.

As part of launch, SMC placed a half page press campaign in four major Bengali daily newspapers as well as billboards located in strategic locations around Bangladesh. 

Khulna Shishu Hospital is a not-for-profit private-sector initiative. The hospital provides 24-hour outdoor treatment service to 500-600 children and indoor service to 200-260 children each day and is playing a significant role in curing sick children and reducing child-mortality in that region by ensuring quality treatment at affordable cost._more
SMC’s General Manager, Program Mr. Toslim Uddin Khan recently participated in the 23rd International Scientific Conference of Obstetrical and Gynecological Society of Bangladesh (OGSB) held during 26-27 September 2014 at the Bangabandhu International Conference Center in Dhaka._more