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misoprostol mcg abortion

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
46 years experience Radiology
Not Enough: Misoprostol is typically sold as 200 mcg tablets. Four tablets are recommended to initiate an early abortion, and four (or, rarely, eight) more may be ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Nguyen
10 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Misoprostol: Misoprostol alone is not an abortion pill and in fact it's used as a drug to prevent/treat stomach ulcers. It just so happens that Misoprostol can als ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
46 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Cytotec (misoprostol): Yes, cytotec, or misoprostol, can cause a pregnancy loss.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience Internal Medicine
SEE OB: Should be taken only under medical guidance.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Sure.: It is a safe abortifacient before 7 weeks of pregnancy although it can cause severe bleeding and cramping. Consult with your gynecologists before con ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liza Kunz
Dr. Liza Kunz answered
20 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
With/without ru486: Misoprostol is usually given with Mifepristone to cause abortions. In early pregnancy that combination works more than 90% of the time. It is less eff ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Justin Diedrich
13 years experience Gynecology
Need more info: What complication are you talking about? It is very common to have bleeding and cramping afterwards. Call your doctor or the clinic which prescribed t ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Cytotec (misoprostol): It's rated cat. X, meaning it is contraindicated in pregnancy because it can cause contractions leading to abortion. I would not advise you to use it ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
No problem.: Misoprostol (cytotec) is a safe medication to induce pregnancy termination when indicated in the first trimester. If one woman uses it more than once ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
It will work!: Cytotec (misoprostol) can be used more than once to induce abortion safely. Talk to your gynecologist about correct dosing and timing.
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