From now on, this pill, which acts on receptors in regulation of progesterone and has, according to experts, side effects similar to those of the postcoital pill, can be purchased at pharmacies at a price of 32.78 euros prescription.

This method should not become a habit. "It is only for emergencies. Just as the morning-after pill," said the president of the Planned Parenthood Federation, Isabel Serrano. "This drug could help curb the number of abortions that are done in Spain," says Serrano.

Those responsible for the manufacturing laboratory, HRA Pharma, considered a fluke presentation the same day the House of Representatives gave its green light to the new abortion law.