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The First Sequential Pill

The First Sequential Pill
Eli Lilly introduced c-Quens, the first sequential oral contraceptive in the United States, in 1965. It contained two different formulations to be taken in sequence. The package superficially resembled a calendar, with four rows of five tablets. Other than a place to note the date on which the first pill was taken, it offered little help to determine if one missed a day.

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