Can I change my mind during a medication abortion?

No. After you take the first pill (mifepristone), the process of the abortion has begun. There is a risk of birth defects which is why it is very important that you feel sure about your decision. If you would like to discuss your pregnancy options, please call...

How effective is a medication abortion?

A medication abortion is successful about 96-98 times out of 100. Out of 100 people, 2-4 will need to have a 2nd treatment with medication or a surgical procedure to ensure the pregnancy has ended.

What are the possible complications?

Though complications of medication abortion are very rare, they can happen. They include: Excessive bleeding – if you soak 4 large maxi pads within 2 hours, call the Emergency On-Call number you were given at your appointment or proceed to the nearest emergency...