Home » Health » Canada Legalizes Abortion Pill
abortion
The "Abortion pill"

Canada Legalizes Abortion Pill

The abortion pill that has been in use, since 2000 & 1988 in U.S and France respectively, has finally been approved in Canada by the health authorities within the country.

Check also: An Interview with Dr Gallo About The Cause Of AIDS

Drug RU-486 known as “Abortion pill” has been under pending approval according to health officials in Canada since 2012.

“It’s great news for Canada women,” said by Vicki Saporta of the National Abortion Federation, she also said that the pill will be available by 2016, and will be given out more by doctors than pharmacies, as it is done in U.S.

But the anti- abortion campaigners are not parallel with the legalized pill. Although abortion was legalized by Canada supreme court in 1988.

According to BBC News, the Linepharma pharmaceutical company has been told they can begin production of the pill, which will be sold under the brand name Mifegymiso.

When can you take the pill?

This kind of pill is a medicine that ends an early pregnancy. In general, it can be used up to 70 days 10 weeks after the first day of a woman’s last period. A Women who needs to abort and is more than 10 weeks pregnant, can have an in-clinic abortion. The name for “this pill” is mifepristone.

Check also;

This is not a Paywall, but Newslex Point's journalism consumes a lot of time, hard-work and money. That's why we're kindly requesting our readers to support us in anyway they can, for as little as $1 or more, you can support us .

Please use the button below to contribute to Newslex Point, Inc. using a credit card or via PayPal.

Donate Button with Credit Cards

Comments

comments

Loading...

About nasasira benjamin

Posted by benjamin, An associate Author & Editor at newslexpoint, he loves writing especially articles in entertainment and lifestyle aswell as editing.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Loading...
x

Check Also

Sarah Opendi asks government

Government Secures $41 Million For Hospital Rehabilitation

Ugandan government through Ministry of Health has secured $41 million from General electrics a United ...