over the counter
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Refuting critics who say he is anti-contraception, Gardner is calling for over-the-counter sale of birth control pills.
It sounds great—four GOP Senate candidates call for over-the-counter birth control access.
After all, health insurance companies rarely cover the cost of over-the-counter medicines.
ACOG is without question in favor of over-the-counter oral contraception.Hobby Lobby Ignores The Fact That The Pill Is More Than A Contraceptive|Caitlin Dickson|July 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This isn't true for everything, but is often true for dairy, snack foods, over-the-counter medication, and pet food.13 Revelations From Reddit’s ‘Dirty Little Secret’ Thread Exposing Alleged Industry Secrets|Nina Strochlic|August 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for over the counter
- (of securities) not listed or quoted on a stock exchange
- (of a security market) dealing in such securities
- (of security transactions) conducted through a broker's office directly between purchaser and seller and not on a stock exchange