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How do abortion pills work?

How do abortion pills work?

Interrupts hormones: Mifepristone (aka ru 486) works by interrupting the pregnancy hormones which support the growth of the growing fetus and placenta. About 48 hours later, another medicine called Misoprostol is taken to help expel the pregnancy. This type of abortion is best done prior to 7 weeks, although sometime can be used even later up to 9 weeks. ...Read more

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Abortion (Definition)

In medical circles, the term abortion applies to any loss of a pregnancy before 25 weeks, such as spotaneous abortion (ie miscarrage). In non-medical circles, it refers to the termination of ...Read more


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How can I get abortion pills?

How can I get abortion pills?

Uncertain: I am not certain about the laws in Macao. In the states you can get abortion pills from a licensed physician or a clinic such as Planned Parenthood. In some states it is also available thru e-health web site such as HealthTap. Wish I could be more help. ...Read more

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Give me a name of abortion pill?

Give me a name of abortion pill?

None: There are none available in the us. In europe maybe in some places by a doctors order but can have severe side effects. It has even resulted in deaths which is why it was banned as unsafe here. ...Read more

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Do you know about the abortion pill?

Yes thank you: There is a wealth of information on the following website: http://www.Earlyoptionpill.Com. ...Read more

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Can you explain what is abortion pill?

Can you explain what is abortion pill?

2 different pills: Medical abortions are done with 2 different pills. The first is ru-486. This is hwat is usually called the abortion pill. This pill kills the pregnancy tissue. A second pill, cytotec, (misoprostol) is used to get the body to get the pregnancy tissue out. The response to these pills is not completely predictable so follow up is necessary to make sure the abortion is completed. ...Read more

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Help! what is abortion & abortion pills?

Help! what is abortion & abortion pills?

Medical v. Sugical: A medical abortion is a pill that's an anti-progesterone and causes the placenta of very early pregnancy to fall away from uterus. A surgical abortion is when the physician uses an instrument and/or suction to remove a pregnancy from the uterus. In the first trimester, both are very safe. Sometimes you'll hear doctors refer to any loss of pregnancy, as an abortion, i.e. Spontaneous abortion. ...Read more

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How much do abortion pills normally cost?

How much do abortion pills normally cost?

Compare: Usually about $30-50, which is several hundred thousands less than the cost of raising an unwanted child.... Speak to your doctor or local pharmacists. https://www.plannedparenthood.org/learn/morning-after-pill-emergency-contraception ...Read more

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Can i take a abortion pill at 2-3 months?

Can i take a abortion pill at 2-3 months?

Not after 9 weeks: The medication abortion is approved up to 9 weeks or 63 days gestation in the United States. You will have to have an ultrasound to determine the exact gestational age. The manual vacuum aspiration or mva can be be performed up to 14 weeks gestation. You need to see a qualified provider as soon as possible. This site may be helpful http://www.Prochoice.Org/pregnant/options/abortion.Html. ...Read more

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Does taking the abortion pill cause scaring?

No: Taking the pills does not, nor does an uncomplicated abortion. Incomplete or complicated abortions may result in scar, as can multiple abortions. ...Read more

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Can one eat just after taking abortion pills?

Avoid certain foods: Depending on which medication or "pill", individual instructions will be given. Methotrexate patients will be asked to avoid foods with folic acid. Avoid alcohol, aspirin, ibuprofen, and related medications and other nonprescription drugs. ...Read more

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What should I eat after abortion pill is done?

Nutritious Foods: After an abortion it is important to hydrate well ; to eat a balanced diet rich in iron. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about about the abortion pill?

Earlyoptionpill.com: The abortion pill used in the us is called mifepristone. It works by inhibiting the Progesterone receptors. It is very safe and effective up to about 9 weeks since the last menses. You can find providers of medical abortion on the website here --> (http://www.Earlyoptionpill.Com/) or by contacting your local planned parenthood affiliate. Do you have more specific questions? ...Read more

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Can i eat after taking the second abortion pill?

Yes, but: Yes, but you may get nauseated. Did your doctor give you anything to help prevent that? I wouldn't eat a big meal. ...Read more

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How old do you have to be to get abortion pills?

How old do you have to be to get abortion pills?

Depends.: In Washington, teenagers can get birth control, abortion, or mental health care at 14. But I don't know what the rules are where you live. Wherever you are, seek out the advice of your doctor or find a Planned Parenthood. Do NOT try to bring on an abortion on your own, as this can be extremely dangerous. Good luck. LGromkoMD ...Read more

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Can you still take the abortion pill at 3 weeks ?

No: If you are referring to Plan B it is used to keep a fertilized egg from implanting in the uterus. That happens within about 10 days of ovulation. ...Read more