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Abortionist not happy about abortion pill

In the New York Times Dr. West, the operator of the Dallas abortion clinic, says that the abortions by pill are not as easy as women tend to believe: ”They think that no matter how far along you are in … Continue reading

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Abortionist calls abortion by pill “prolonged and messy”

Abortionist Dr. Charles Livengood is glad that the abortion pill is available, but has reservations about it: ”I think it’s good to have mifepristone available. ‘But I do think that an abortion with mifepristone tends to be a prolonged and messy … Continue reading

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Adverse events reporting is voluntary for pill

Marissa Ogle, M.D, wrote the following about the abortion pill, RU-486 and the adverse events connected to it: “… There is a voluntary reporting of severe adverse events to the manufacturer. This leaves it up to the provider to decide … Continue reading

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Woman describes abortion pain as “Worst thing I’ve ever felt”

A woman describes the pain she felt in an abortion by pill: “After leaving the clinic, I actually felt physically fine, but was advised to get a taxi home instead of walking. But the pain that came afterwards was the worst … Continue reading

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Every doctor will “do what he wants to do” with abortion pill

Ruth Lesnewski, abortion provider, on the abortion pill: “There are probably going to be some people who play it exactly by the book and other people who do different, quirky things with it,” she says. “In the end, it will … Continue reading

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Planned Parenthood on why patients should take pill at home

Vicki Breitbart, director of the Clinician Training Initiative, a division of Planned Parenthood of New York City that trains hundreds of private and clinic-based abortion providers, on why women should not have to come back to the office to take the … Continue reading

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The abortion pill and malpractice insurance

On the abortion pill: “I’m not sure I want to be in a shared insurance group policy with people doing medical procedures because you share that risk.” Dr. Peter Bours, abortionist GARDINER HARRIS “Scientists Will Gather to Discuss Safety of … Continue reading

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Abortion pill’s creator calls it “an appalling psychological ordeal”

Edouard Sakiz, Chairman of Roussel Uclaf, the creators of the abortion pill sometimes called RU-486: “As abortifacient procedures go, RU-486 is not at all easy to use. In fact it is much more complex to use than the technique of … Continue reading

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Manufacturer: drug used with abortion pill is not meant for abortions, causes serious health risks

Mifeprex (mifepristone) (or RU-486) is the abortion pill. When it was first widely used, it failed to induce an abortion so often that abortionists began using a second drug Misoprostol or Cytotec, taken a few days after the first pill, to … Continue reading

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Abortion by pill causes “considerable pain” says manufacturer of drug

“There is considerable pain with the procedure.” Lester Hyman, a spokesman for the manufacture of RU-486, (the abortion pill) a Roussel–Uclaf The drug also caused significant side effects: “An analysis of adverse drug reactions done in 2006 found more than … Continue reading

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