Mifepristone and Misoprostol for Abortion
Why It Is Used
A medical abortion with mifepristone offers women an early-pregnancy abortion option that doesn't involve surgery.
A medical abortion is only done in the first 9 weeks of pregnancy.Reference 1
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: August 31, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
Reference Rebecca H. Allen, MD, MPH - Obstetrics and Gynecology
Reference Kirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology