How many weeks into your pregnancy can you do a medical abortion?
Abortion pills are effective for up to 9 weeks of gestation. For any further gestation, you should perform surgical abortion.
Is it difficult to do an abortion by yourself at home?
Yes. If you have understood the procedure of medical pregnancy termination, you can consume abortion pills at home and undergo the procedure.
Does medical abortion increase the risk of breast cancer?
Medical abortion does not increase the risk of breast cancer directly or indirectly.
How can I prevent a future unwanted pregnancy?
Yes. Using any contraception method, you can prevent an unwanted pregnancy. Following are a few pregnancy prevention methods:
- Birth control pills
- Emergency contraceptive pills.
What are abortion pills?
There are two forms of abortion pills. The first form includes the following abortion pills:
- a. Mifepristone
- b. Mifeprex
- c. Generic RU 486
The second type of abortion pills are as follow:
- a. Misoprostol
- b. Cytotec
For a successful termination of pregnancy, you should take any one pill of the first group and 1 pill from the second group. For ex. Mifepristone and Misoprostol.
How should you administer the Mifepristone pill?
Take one tablet of 200 mg orally with water.