Medical Abortion

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 Collection Share


WHAT EVERY WOMAN SHOULD KNOW and SHARE with other women.

Practical Information

Basic information about medical abortion (abortion with pills)

What is a medical abortion?

How does a medical abortion work?

Medical abortion has low risks

Medical abortion is highly effective

Comparing different types of medical abortion methods

Comparing medical abortion and surgical abortion

How late in pregnancy can medical abortion be used?

Can I do a medical abortion at home?

I'm doing a medical abortion – what do I need to know?

I should confirm that I am pregnant

I should know the length of pregnancy / number of weeks I am pregnant

I should make a plan for when I use the medicines and make sure I am able to get to a medical facility

What special medical conditions might be a problem?

Do I have any medical conditions that make medical abortion a bad choice for me?

I have an IUD (intrauterine device)

I have an ectopic pregnancy

I CAN do a medical abortion if: