With each pregnancy termination prior information, discussions and preliminary investigations are necessary. Women who have chosen abortion pill, for example, must initially to seek professional help. At the first appointment at the clinic or doctor’s office, the gestational age is determined by ultrasound. If the amniotic sac is not visible on ultrasound, the pregnancy hormone HCG determined with a blood test.
At the second appointment in the clinic or practice, take a Mifegyne (600 mg mifepristone) and then allowed to go home. However, they should not be too far away from the treatment centre. In about three percent of all cases, the fruit is expelled before taking the next step follows from prostaglandins.
After 36 to 48 hours, the third date, you get to the clinic or doctor’s office as prostaglandin tablets. Now stay three to six hours under medical observation. You can move or lie down in bed. At approximately seventy percent of women, it takes three to four hours until they have repelled the fruit.
Some women need to take more tablets prostaglandin. Only about twenty percent of all women no miscarriage occurred after six hours. You can still go home, because usually the fruit goes down within the next 24 hours. After 10 to 14 days, you need to follow-up. The doctor checks whether the embryo was completely repelled.
What speaks against a medical abortion?
Before an abortion, the woman doctor assesses the risks to the woman. To abort Mifegyne plus prostaglandin should not be performed if:
Women with chronic adrenal insufficiency or inadequately treated asthma suffer.
• The gynaecologist ectopic pregnancy (abdominal cavity, fallopian tubes) notes.
• The prostaglandins used must not be taken, because of other medical treatment.
• An intolerance to one of the products is.
• The woman is breastfeeding.
• The woman a spiral in the uterus carries (risk of injury).
• The pregnancy is already over 63 days (counting from the first day of the last period)