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Dr. Milroy Samuel
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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 any pregnancy. ...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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After taking abortion pills do you need to eat?

Nutritious Diet: After an abortion it is important to hydrate well ; to eat a balanced diet rich in iron. ...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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Can I eat chiles rellenos after taking an abortion pill?

Can I eat chiles rellenos after taking an abortion pill?

Yes: Yes, chiles rellenos is okay to eat after taking emergency contraception. Some people experience nausea after taking the pill, though. You may find that having a somewhat bland meal after taking emergency contraception is easier on your stomach. ...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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How soon after taking the 4 misopristol pills for a medical abortion can I eat or drink?

How soon after taking the 4 misopristol pills for a medical abortion can I eat or drink?

Anytime: You are not supposed to be fasting when taking these pills. Hopefully you have already eaten something. The abortion may take days sometimes. ...Read more

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What type of food should I eat and avoid after doing abortion by pill?

Abortion by pill: You should eat what you want, but best to eat lightly to gage if you are nauseous or not. Make sure you remain hydrated. If any severe symptoms, contact your doctor right away. Good luck. ...Read more

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What should I expect after taking the abortion pill?

Bleeding: Within a few days of taking the abortion pill you should have some bleeding. Depending on how far along you are, you may have some cramping or pass some clots that look like tissue. What looks like tissue is really decidua (the lining of the uterus taht is thick due to pregnancy). If you don't have bleeding within a week, you need to follow up with your doctor to make sure the medication worked. ...Read more

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Can u have sex after taking the abortion pill?

Wait: It is recommended that you avoid sexual activities involving vaginal penetration for 2 weeks after an abortion assuming that the abortion was complete ; you have been medically cleared by your physician. There can be variation in provider recommendations. ...Read more

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How long after taking the abortion pill should I wait to have sex?

How long after taking the abortion pill should I wait to have sex?

2 to 3 weeks: You need to wait for everything to pass, confirm that everything has passed, and then wait for the bleeding and discharge to stop. This is usually about 2 weeks. ...Read more

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When Can you have anal sex after taking the abortion pill.

When Can you have anal sex after taking the abortion pill.

Sex of any kind: Sex of any kind post abortion should occur only after you have had a follow up visit by the abortion facility and the MD okays resumption. ...Read more

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How long after taking the abortion pill can I drink alcohol?

How long after taking the abortion pill can I drink alcohol?

-ve regnancy test!: You should wait until a negative pregnancy test and the arrival of your menstrual period before consuming alcohol after taking Plan B - it is not 100% effective in pregnancy prevention. Take Folic Acid 1-5 mg daily throughout your reproductive life. ...Read more

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Would you bleed after taking the abortion pill if they thought you might have a ectopic pregnancy and if you did bleed does that mean it worked?

Would you bleed after taking the abortion pill if they thought you might have a ectopic pregnancy and if you did bleed does that mean it worked?

Any pattern possible: If the abortion pill works you will get bleeding but the bleeding does not necessarily mean it was successful and does not eliminate the possibility of an ectopic. This is why follow up is important to confirm that all is back to normal. ...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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I need an abortion and I cant afford it and I don't have insurance. What should I do? I heard that taking the abortion pill at home was illegal.

I need an abortion and I cant afford it and I don't have insurance. What should I do? I heard that taking the abortion pill at home was illegal.

Information: There are a number of free resources such as Planned Parenthood or a Crisis Pregnancy Center that can provide a wide range of counseling and information that may help someone who has questions about their pregnancy options. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Can taking the abortion pill affect your later on pregnancies?

"abortion pill": No, early, medical abortion should not affect later pregnancies. ...Read more

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Lf there is any need of taking another dose of abortion tablet while bleeding after a week of taking the abortion pill?

Lf there is any need of taking another dose of abortion tablet while bleeding after a week of taking the abortion pill?

Go see ur Family Doc: If you're still bleeding a week after undergoing chemical abortion, you need to go see your prescribing doc, whether Family Doc, GYN or Planned Parenthood, for an evaluation for retained products of conception ie incomplete abortion. You may need a D&C. Go to ER immediately if you feel weak, lightheaded, dizzy, faint, etc, possibly due to excess blood loss. ...Read more

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I am planning on taking the abortion pill on saturday and I an concerned that my iron levels. At what level is it unsafe to have this procedure?

Hemoglobin: Your hemoglobin level is more important than iron level. If you are not anemic it would be safe to take the pill. Being a woman of reproductive age, it would be desirable for you to take oral iron supplements. ...Read more

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Is 11 days too quick to av unprotected sex after a taking the abortion pill?

Is 11 days too quick to av unprotected sex after a taking the abortion pill?

Use birth control: While it is unlikely that you would get pregnant 11 says after the map, if you don't want to get pregnant, use birth control. Map is for emergencies and should not be relied on for regular contraception. ...Read more

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What is the effect of taking the abortion pill or having surgical abortion when not pregnant? Does it affect future pregnancies?

No effect: It is not clear to me why someone would have an abortion surgery or take abortion medication when not pregnant. Regardless, this will not impact future fertility. ...Read more

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After taking abortion pill, how long dooes it take to kick in?

After taking abortion pill, how long dooes it take to kick in?

Usually fast: Usually there are 2 medications given. The first has an effect on the embryo itself. The second is taken later and triggers contractions and bleeding. Most women notice an effects within just a few hours of taking it. Most often the process is completed within 12-24 hours total. ...Read more

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While taking abortion pills it is allowed to take any food?! and what food is allowed?

While taking abortion pills it is allowed to take any food?! and what food is allowed?

Yes: If you are talking about the 'morning after pill', it is advised to take it with food. I would rec a bland meal. ...Read more

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Hi I wanna know if you have early abortion by taking pills to end it is it still shown in your previous medical?

Not sure: No test or exam to determine if you had abortion by pill. If you got prescription for this it would be in your medical records ...Read more