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Things to know before your medical abortion procedure


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Title: Things to know before your medical abortion procedure

Things to Know
Before Your Medical Abortion Procedure
How does it work?
Two medications, Mifepristone and Misoprostol are
used. The Misoprostol is taken 24-48 hours after
taking Mifepristone.
How far along can pregnancy be to be terminated
by medication?
  • Mifepristone Can be up to 10 weeks 70 days
    from the first day of your last periods, which
    will be the gestation age.
  • Misoprostol Can be used for up to 10 weeks of
    the first day of your last menstrual periods.

How long does it take to complete the procedure?
  • If you buy abortion pill online, you will require
    at least two to three days to complete the
  • On day one, you will take Mifepristone 200 mg
    tablet and then 4 Misoprostol pills 800 mcg
    total after waiting for 24-48 hours in between
    the dosages. You will continue to bleed for 4 8
    hours after which you probably have spotting/
    light bleeding for a week or two.
  • There may be 5 chance of delayed reaction, that
    means it will take your more time/ meds to pass
    the tissues.

How painful is the abortion?
  • It differs from mild to very strong abdominal
    cramps, it gets worse while passing the
  • You can get painkillers to subdue this side

How much will I bleed?
  • Passing clots and heavy bleeding are the expected
    effects of the abortive procedure.
  • You can use blood coagulants if you are
    excessively bleeding.

What are the common side effects?
  • Bleeding
  • Cramping
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Chills and fever etc.

Who should not use this method?
  • People suffering from
  • Heart/ Liver/ Kidney problems
  • Adrenal failure
  • Porphyria
  • Blood clotting problems
  • Severe anemia
  • Uncontrolled inflammatory bowel disease
  • Diabetes
  • Allergy to abortion pills content

How much does it cost?
  • You can buy MTP Kit online at 199 on, which is far more cheaper
    compared to in-clinic prices.

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