Misoprostol abortion pill function

Misoprostol is a prostaglandin analogue and offers an uterotonic activity, in simple terms it causes contractions in the womb.

In abortion pill procedure

Misoprostol abortion pill can only be used to end pregnancies under 10 weeks. After taking an anti-progesterone [ Mifepristone] dosage, the progesterone hormone is blocked, which nixes the growth of uterine lining that keeps the pregnancy supporting. This in turn leads to embryo detachment.

Misoprostol tablet mechanism is that the uterine contractions caused after taking the medication help the conception parts to flow out in the form of blood clots and tissues through vaginal discharge.

In prevention/ treatment of gastric ulcers

Although, millions buy Misoprostol for abortion, there are other well-known uses of Misoprostol, such that it is used to prevent and treat gastric ulcers resulting from the use of NSAIDs [ Non-steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs]. You should not use this medication for ulcer therapy while pregnant.

It is also used in inducing labor induction, treating chronic constipation, treating post-partum hemorrhage and for cervical ripening etc.

Misoprostol Abortion Pill regimen and dosage

The medical pregnancy termination procedure involves 1 pill of Mifepristone [200 mg] and 4 pills of Misoprostol [800 mcg total]. Misoprostol online can be found in a kit and even separately in recommended dosage. The regimen includes –

  • Swallow one pill of Mifepristone [ 200 mg] on the first day of the procedure.
  • Wait for at least 24-48 hours
  • After the mandatory interval, take 4 Misoprostol abortion pills and place them 2 x 2 in each cheek pouches, which is called the buccal administration. Keep the medication in the cheek pouches for 30 minutes and let them dissolve naturally. Drink water and swallow the tablets’ residue afterwards. The therapeutic effect of the medication mostly starts within 1-2 hours of consumption, although it may take longer for others.

Misoprostol abortion pill side effects

You may undergo few side effects that are intended and others that will occur discriminately.

Intended Side effects

  • Bleeding
  • Cramping

These effects are an essential part of the medication pregnancy termination procedure.

Un-intended Side-effects

  • Nausea/ Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Weakness
  • Fever
  • Dizziness etc

Among these, you may or may not experience some of the side effects.

Safety measures before you buy Misoprostol online

Avoid Misoprostol dosage if you have the following conditions –

  • If you have heart/ kidney/ liver disease
  • If you are severe anemia
  • If you have any blood clotting disorder or are suffering from leukemia
  • If you are allergic to prostaglandins
  • If you are further than 10 weeks in pregnancy or have an ectopic pregnancy
  • If you have an uncontrollable inflammatory bowel syndrome
  • If you are on long term corticosteroids
  • If you have IUD in place which cannot be removed prior to the procedure
  • If you are breast-feeding, then you may throw the milk produced within 5-6 hrs. of taking the pills and start with milk that is produced afterwards, as Misoprostol is completely eliminated from the system by then. [ *Misoprostol in milk is known to cause diarrhea in infant, therefore if you do not feel so, then do not breast-feed]