When will the pregnancy symptoms disappear?
If the abortion was successful, nausea due to pregnancy disappears soon after using the medicines. 15 Breast tenderness can continue for up to 3 weeks in some women.
It is also possible for milk to come from the breasts. This is more likely to occur if a woman was more than 12 weeks pregnant. 37
If milk is coming out, it is suggested that the woman:
- Wear a tight fitting bra (even while sleeping).
- Does not stimulate the breasts.
- Does not squeeze or express the milky fluid.
- Tylenol or ibuprofen may be taken for discomfort. Ice compresses on the breasts for ten minutes every 2 hours may also provide relief.