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What is a medical abortion?

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010 by Dr Joan F.

Medical abortion refers to an induced abortion with medication.   It does not involve a procedure, unless it is not successful.  There are actually three types of medical abortion: 1) Mifepristone  (Other names: RU486, Mifeprex®; abortion pill): This is the standard protocol used for medical abortion in the United States. 2) Misoprostol (Other names: Cytotec®):  This protocol […]

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