Medical abortion doesn't require any surgical instruments or anesthesia, there will be no external support of hospital and doctor.
After listening to the word Abortion, a female may shock for a couple of minutes and she feels guilt, regret, fear of pain and hectic process of abortion. Aborting a baby is an unsafe, hectic and pain-free method. So, it is always recommended you to do abortion safely with Abortion pills or MTP kit at your home in a comfort zone. MTP kit is only designed for the termination of unintended pregnancy less than 9 weeks (63 days).
Does medical abortion hurt a female?
No, medical abortion is somewhat pain-free and infection-free. Even, a female may easily conceive in future after termination of pregnancy. After complete abortion process, a female may feel comfortable and tension free.
How MTP kit induces safe abortion?
Generic Mifepristone and Misoprostol are two main active abortion pills are available in this kit and it works in different ways to terminate unwanted pregnancy-
- Mifepristone works against naturally occurring progesterone hormone and inhibits the supply of oxygen and nutrition to the fetus inside the uterus; it helps in the growth and development of the fetus and helps in the detachment of fetus from the uterine wall.
- Misoprostol reveals its function by contracting the wall of the uterus and facilitates the removal of unwanted pregnancy.
Before taking MTP kit, you should remove your intra-uterine methods (IUD's) and check the period or locality of pregnancy via ultrasound.
MTP kit is not prescribed to those women who are suffering from allergy towards generic Mifepristone and Misoprostol, chronic adrenal failure, endometrial problem, uterine fibroids, ovary cysts and blood disorders like anemia or leukemia.
Prescribing information of MTP kit-
A well-known Cipla MTP kit contains total 5 pills-
1 Mifepristone tablet- 200 mg
4 Misoprostol tablets-200 mcg
- Initially, a female should take 1 Mifepristone tablet (200mg) by mouth with a glassful of water.
- After 24 to 48 hours, a female should take 4 tablets of Misoprostol (200 mcg) by mouth or vaginal route.
- After 2 weeks of medication, visit the nearby hospital for the confirmation of complete abortion via ultrasound.
Major events after abortion-
After complete abortion process, a female may observe various adverse effects like a severe headache, muscle pain, stomach pain, cramps, fever, anxiety, annoyance, pelvic pain, white discharge from vagina and inflammation of the vagina.
Painful and prolong bleeding through the female reproductive region is very common and it may continue up to 7 to 9 days. To manage bleeding, you have to use Stayfree pads and for managing pain and fever, take a single Ibuprofen tablet.
For the speedy revival of health, wounds or blood loss, you have to eat healthy, nutritive, iron containing and balanced diet after abortion. Avoid intimacy session with your spouse as it may increase the risk of getting pregnant. Avoid inserting any device into your vagina as it may increase the risk of contamination of vagina. At last, you have to take complete bed rest and avoid heavy physical exercise after abortion.