The FDAs decision is well-reasoned and helps maintain quality health care less expensive.

Aetna commends FDA’s decision on hydroxyprogesterone caproate The United States Food and Drug Administration today announced that specialty pharmacies can continue compounding 17P based on a valid prescription for an individually identified patient. The FDA’s decision is well-reasoned and helps maintain quality health care less expensive, said Lonny Reisman, M.D., Aetna chief medical officer.The researchers examined data on all women surviving in Denmark who got undergone an abortion for nonmedical factors between 1999 and their subsequent pregnancies from nationwide registries. Using medications to abort a being pregnant has become increasingly common in the U.S. Because the acceptance of the drug known as RU-486 and from 2000 to 2004, 360,000 women used the abortion medication mix of misoprostol and mifepristone to end unwanted pregnancies. The study did not compare complication rates between abortion tablet users and females who had never really had an abortion and the experts say women who have never really had an abortion generally have a different pattern of income, smoking rates and additional health-related behaviors that could make a comparison hard. The researchers say that other studies have found that surgical abortion in the initial trimester will not increase the risk of ectopic pregnancy, spontaneous abortion, preterm birth, or low birth pounds in subsequent pregnancies.