Emergency contraceptive pills that are used to reduce the risk of pregnancy after unprotected sexual intercourse are also known as morning after pills. At times, normal contraceptive methods fail or couples are caught up in the heat of the moment and this can lead to an unwanted pregnancy. Although this form of contraception is commonly known as the "morning after pill", you can use it within 72-120 hours of sexual intercourse. Medically, this form of oral contraception is known as the post-coital pill (PCP). In this article, we shall discuss the best brands of morning after pills.