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nwhat are mifeprex and misoprostol used for?

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Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abortion: These medications can be used to induce an abortion.

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A 32-year-old member asked:

For abortion before 12 weeks, I want to use misoprostol. How it will work?

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Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Contraction: It will make your uterus contract, and likely expel your pregnancy.
A 35-year-old member asked:

Safe to use cytotec (misoprostol) at 22 weeks?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 48 years experience
No.: No. Serious developemental abnormaities are possible.
A 32-year-old member asked:

What happens if cytotec (misoprostol) has contact with penis?

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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Med. prevents ulcers: Why would it come into contact with anyones penis? Shouldn't be a problem if the pills touched a penis if the container was accidently dropped. Do not know of any penile side effects, such as ed, from taking cytotec (misoprostol).
A 33-year-old member asked:

What happens when you take cytotec (misoprostol)? Does it hurt you?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 26 years experience
It can hurt.: Misoprostol is a prostaglandin that stimulates carious smooth muscle organs to contract, including the uterus, bowel, bladder. It can cause transient fever, tachycardia, nausea/vomiting and pain from the colicky contractions it induces. No long-term adverse effects are known. Adequate pain control when taking Cytotec (misoprostol) is certainly advisable in a hospital setting under medical care.
A 29-year-old member asked:

Is it safe to use mifiprestone to dislodge implanted embryo?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 26 years experience
Yes.: Mifepristone is a very safe and effective medication for pregnancy termination in the first half of the first trimester, when used under medical care and in combination with misoprostol.

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