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Abortion made easy- Mifepristone



Posted
Sofia
Nov. 9, 2013

Today’s world is marked with coming up of many medical issues. The address to these issues is made easier by the growing advancement in medicines.

Among the critical issues of health, abortion also is dealt with care. There are many ways to get the abortion done. Use of drugs is one of them. There are many drugs available for it. Mifepristone is one of them.

It is used to cause an abortion during the early part of a pregnancy. It is generally used together with another medicine called Misoprostol. This drug is not advised to be used in case of abnormal pregnancy that is outside the womb.  It will not cause an abortion in this case. It may cause serious bleeding.

It is extremely important to read the guide provided by the doctor before starting the consumption of this medicine. Read and sign the Patient Agreement form provided by your doctor. Clear all the doubts from your doctor.

The intake of first drug is not problematic but after taking the second pill one may complain of   headache, dizziness, back pain, tiredness, nausea, heavy cramping, diarrhea, and vomiting, Take immediate medical attention. Nausea and cramping may worsen in the 24 hours after you take the second drug. Your doctor may direct you to take other medication to help with these symptoms. If any of these effects persist or worsen, inform the doctor. Bleeding and spotting may last up to 30 days and may be much heavier than a normal period.

In very few cases, this bleeding will need to be stopped by surgery. Seek immediate medical attention if you bleed enough to soak through 2 thick, full-size sanitary pads each hour for 2 hours in a row, or if you are concerned about heavy bleeding. Seek immediate medical attention if you have any of these unlikely but very serious side effects like fever of 100.4 degrees F or higher, fainting, fast heartbeat, stomach/abdominal pain or tenderness. A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including rash, itching/swelling, severe dizziness, trouble in breathing.


T
his drug should not be used with the certain medications like aspirin because very serious interactions may occur. This drug may increase risk of bleeding.  


If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately.
 If you miss an appointment, contact your doctor immediately.


You can buy Mifepristone online by availing of online shopping sites.

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