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I took abortion pills mifepristone 1 tablet and 4 mistoprotol tablets.Very very low bleeding.My question is am i still pregnant?

I took abortion pills mifepristone 1 tablet and 4 mistoprotol tablets.Very very low bleeding.My question is am i still pregnant?

Uncertain: Typically if a woman does a regimen for medical abortion such as you did, they have bleeding like a period. It's possible that you're uterus is empty, but also possible that there's still tissue there. Best would be to make an appointment with your doctor. He/she may decide to perform an ultrasound to detect any possible retained tissue. ...Read more

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Can I take the mifepristone pill if I'm 8 weeks pregnant to stop my pregnancy? Are there any other abortion pills that I could use before my 9 week pregnancy?

Can I take the mifepristone pill if I'm 8 weeks pregnant to stop my pregnancy? Are there any other abortion pills that I could use before my 9 week pregnancy?

Not reliaby: Mifepristone, AKA RU486, is an antiprogesterone that can be use to abort a pregnancy, treat fibroids, or treat a mengioma ( a type of benign brain tumor) but should be used before 49 days (7 weeks) of pregnancy and is best used under the care of a doctor and with other drugs. After 7 weeks, the safest and most effective ways of abortion are surgical. There are no other pills that are safe. ...Read more

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Had incomplete abortion and took mifepristone and misoprost before 24hrs but there is no any pain and only rare spotting. What is the reason? Iam 27y

Had incomplete abortion and took mifepristone and misoprost before 24hrs but there is no any pain and only rare spotting. What is the reason? Iam 27y

See details: It can take several days to work in some women. Some women require an additional dose. I would repeat the ultrasound after 2 days. If there is still tissue, you will need a second dose or can choose a D&C. ...Read more

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Can doctors tell you had a medical abortion after 4 to 5 days by doing blood test? how long does mifepristone and misoprostone stays in your blood?

Maybe: Are you asking if a doctor can tell whether the medical abortion was successful? Yes. Would want to see ultrasound evidence that pregnancy is gone. Also can and should follow pregnancy tests to make sure the HCG level goes to zero. Hope this helps. Good luck. ...Read more

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My friend age is 21.She got pregnant for 4 weeks.We planned to use unwanted kit for abortion.It is mifepristone and misoprostal.Is it safe to use that

My friend age is 21.She got pregnant for 4 weeks.We planned to use unwanted kit for abortion.It is mifepristone and misoprostal.Is it safe to use that

Probably is safe: Not knowing the doses of each medication, or the detail of the patient instructions that come with the medication, I am hesitant to give a "yes" or "no" answer. It is always a good idea to get advice from a gynecologist about something this important. ...Read more