Medical abortion is the safest surgical intervention to terminate an unwanted pregnancy at an early stage. This fact is confirmed by the World Health Organization.

This option of abortion is more suitable for adolescent girls, since the risk of complications (infertility and the appearance of infectious diseases) is minimal compared to surgery. Another advantage is the pricing policy of the procedure. medical abortion It is inexpensive and is a highly effective method. It is carried out in the Russian Federation until the sixth week of pregnancy.

Indications for medical abortion are limited. Urgent contraception is distinguished as a prevention of unwanted pregnancy after unprotected intercourse. As well as interruption for up to 6 weeks.

Contraindications for medical abortion

Medical abortion is contraindicated if:

  • there are doubts whether to leave the child or not;
  • more than 6 weeks have passed since the last menstruation;
  • a woman has a complex form of bronchial asthma;
  • there are neoplasms in the uterus;
  • there is a suspicion of an ectopic pregnancy;
  • there are acute infectious and inflammatory diseases;
  • have problems with blood clotting or anemia;
  • pregnancy is not definitely established by the doctor;
  • there is an allergy to medications.

Abortion with the help of medications cannot be carried out if the woman has a spiral or she has taken hormonal contraceptives.

Risks and danger

Many women try terminate the pregnancy with alternative medicine prescriptions. Such risky methods are extremely rarely crowned with success and most often lead to complications — these are internal bleeding, and ruptures of the ovary or uterus, and intoxication of the body.

Traditional medicine is not intended to eliminate unwanted pregnancy. To solve the problem calmly, correctly and effectively, contact your local gynecologist at the clinic or visit the nearest women’s health center.

Any abortion is stress, the body is rebuilt and a severe hormonal failure can occur. Against the background of such changes, other complications may appear that will require specific treatment. But in any case, appoint yourself medical abortion or surgical intervention to terminate a pregnancy without the advice of a doctor is extremely dangerous and can even end in death.

Published on 12/06/2015 11:37, updated on 04/17/2020 19:20

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Gynecology. National leadership / Ed. G. M. Savelyeva, G. T. Sukhikh, I.B. Manukhin 2013

Medical abortion analysis / Erdenetuya D., Bayasgalan G., Altantuyaa S. // ACTA BIOMEDICA SCIENTIFICA 2009 №2(66)

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