Ans - Abortion is mainly done by a combination of two medicines such as Mifepristone and Misoprostol.
Use of the abortion pill is also known as Medical abortion, which is preferred and successful way of abortion and it gain popularity among various groups of women who undergone unprotected sexual intercourse.
Q -2 Why women should prefer an abortion pill to terminate pregnancy over other method of abortion?
Ans - The most common reason behind using abortion pills is women can abort her child at home with low cost. Other reasons such as abortion pills decrease the chances of infection, that mostly occur in surgical method. Women can buy abortion pills online easily from any pharmacy store.
Q - 3 How medical abortion pill function in women?
Ans - Abortion pills consist of - Mifepristone that allows detachment of a fetus from the uterus and inhibit progesterone activity. It results in the elimination of the fetus. Misoprostol contracts the uterine muscles and eliminates fetus from the uterus.
Q - 4 What are the doses of abortion pills, required in medical abortion?
Ans - Abortion pills can be taken in two ways, first take Mifepristone single dose of 600mg that contains 3 tablets of 200mg each. Take a single dose of Mifepristone orally with a glass of water in empty stomach.
If the pregnancy does not occur by Mifepristone then take 2 dose of Misoprostol which constitute 200mcg each.
Avoid the overdose of this drug because it may cause harmful effect to your body.
Q- 5 Is there any possible side effects of abortion pills?
Ans - Use of abortion pill may cause some side effects in females. These include, diarrhea, headache, nausea, fever, vomiting and abdominal pain.
Q - 6 What are the conditions when you should not take abortion pills ?
Ans - In some cases, abortion pills such as Misoprostol or Mifepristone, should not be taken such as when you are allergic to it. Females, who have issues like uterine cancer, ectopic pregnancy, should avoid abortion pills, otherwise it may cause some harmful effect on the body of the female.
Q - 7 What are the safety measures, that needs to be kept in mind, when you are taking abortion pills ?
Ans - Something that you need to keep in your mind such as do not take this pill at the time of breastfeeding. Women should not use abortion pills when she is taking Warfarin for blood clotting problems.