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FRC strongly opposes this mandate because all health plans will be forced to cover abortifacient drugs and devices.
In the words of the American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists (AAPLOG), 'Ulipristal acetate is an abortifacient of the same type as mifepristone (RU-486) and.
The Pontifical Academy for Life states that "the absolute unlawfulness of abortifacient procedures also applies to distributing, prescribing and taking the morning-after pill.
During pregnancy, ingestion of more than the recommended doses is unsafe because of possible emmenagogic and abortifacient properties.
According to three studies using simulated clients conducted in Latin American countries, pharmacy vendors are aware of the abortifacient properties of misoprostol, but have limited knowledge about effective doses and do not provide sufficient counseling or follow-up instructions.
Serologic, bacteriologic, and histopathologic examination of fetal tissues identified no other infectious abortifacient agents in the Chlamydiales-positive samples.
Some opponents of abortion claim that emergency contraception, labels notwithstanding, is not merely contraceptive but also abortifacient in effect.
The government will soon offer the abortifacient drug Misoprostol in 96 hospitals in Cuba.
Half the pharmacists interviewed reported knowledge of a drug to interrupt a pregnancy; 61% reported having received at least one request for an abortifacient and 46%, when asked for help by potential customers, offered help.
The key thrust of the argument coming from anti-choice campaigners was that RU486 is unsafe for women and potentially ineffective as an abortifacient.
While books and flyers making claims I about the abortifacient properties of the Pill have been circulating at anti-abortion rallies and conservative conventions for years (I first saw anti-Pill propaganda at a Washington, D.