Birth control pills are tablets with a dose of hormones which prevent pregnancy. They are easy to swallow, are 99-91% effective and can have many positive side effects. You can read more about the method here.
Are birth control pills widely available in Mali?
Yes, birth control pills are available at pharmacies, clinics and hospitals.
Do I need a prescription to buy birth control pills in Mali?
No, you don’t need a prescription to buy birth control pills.
Is there any age restriction for accessing the birth control pills in Mali?
No, there’s no age restriction for accessing birth control pills, as long as you are of childbearing age.
How much do birth control pills cost in Mali?
Birth control pills can cost around 100 West African CFA francs.
What are the different birth control pill brands available in Mali?
We will be updating this information soon but in the meantime, take a look at Marie Stopes Mali, which provides birth control pills in the country.
Who can I contact for more information about birth control pills in Mali?
Association Malienne pour la Protection et la Promotion de la Famille
(+223) 20 22 44 94
Marie Stopes Mali
(+223) 71 25 88 09
(+223) 44 90 11 11