In some cases, oral contraceptives act as abortifaicients. Several oral contraceptives are, in fact, abortifacients.
The Pill as an Abortifacient…
All oral contraceptives, Norplant, Depo-Provera, and IUDs can cause abortions before a woman even knows she’s pregnant.
Calculated Annual Infant Homicides of Unborn Babies in the United States
Users Type Infant Homicides Low Range High Range 13,900,000 Oral Contraceptives 834,000 4,170,000 1,500,000 Intrauterine Device 3,825,000 3,825,000 1,000,000 Depo-Provera 1,200,000 1,800,000 1,500,000 Norplant 2,250,000 2,925,000 1,500,000 Surgical Abortion 1,500,000 1,500,000 50,000 Prostaglandin & Saline 50,000 100,000
(Source: Dr. Bogomir Kuhar, President of Pharmacists for Life, “Infant Homicides Through Contraceptives,” published by Eternal Life of Bardstown, KY., 1995)