A note on the wide range of available abortion pills
By Admin, MIFEPREX
If you are looking for the different abortion pills and how they function then here we will direct you regarding all the pills that are used to get an abortion. The abortion pill is a more natural form of abortion which can be called as a miscarriage as this does not involve any surgical instruments or anesthesia. Women normally fear any methods of surgery because of it scraping method as this has high chances of rupturing the uterus and this also can bring the issues for future pregnancies. Considering this fact many women prefer to buy abortion pills for pregnancy termination.
The main two ingredients that are approved by the FDA to get an abortion are mifepristone pills and misoprostol pills these basic ingredients are contained in different pills with a few inactive ingredients.
What is the working mechanism of mifepristone pill?
The mifepristone pill is the anti-progestin that inhibits the work of the endogenous and exogenous abortion both. This also counteracts the endometrial any myometrial effects of the progesterone it also induces the property of prostaglandins by working on the myometrium. Women can also induce abortion during the initial days of pregnancy normally during the first trimester till 49 days. If this pill used later then it is used with the prostaglandin misoprostol to get an abortion.
What is the working mechanism of misoprostol pill?
The misoprostol pill is also known as the synthetic postaglandinE1 that is uterotonic in nature and creates contractions in the myometrium so that the entire pregnancy parts gets easily expelled out. The prostaglandin is helpful in diluting the entire pregnancy parts and clears the entire endometrium easily.
What are the various termination pills available?
The different abortion pills are designed in such a way so that it contains the active ingredient as misoprostol or mifepristone. You can buy mifepristone and misoprostol also to terminate pregnancy.
Mifeprex and RU486- Both these termination pills contain the mifepristone as an active ingredient and the inactive ingredients are corn starch, microcrystalline cellulose, povidone, colloidal silica anhydrous and magnesium stearate. RU 486 is the first pill that was discovered and was used in France for the first time. Both these pills can be taken until 49 days of pregnancy. The dosages depend upon your pregnancy days. Moreover, doctors suggest taking this medication with the misoprostol pill to enhance the chances of efficacy.
Cytotec- In this, the active ingredient is misoprostol and the inactive ingredients present are hydrogenated castor oil, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, microcrystalline cellulose, sodium starch glycolate. This cytotec pill works exactly as the misoprostol pills
There are two more kits which are used for abortion as a combo kit. The MTP Kit and the abortion pill pack. Both these packs contain one pill of mifepristone and 4 pills of misoprostol. The only difference between the two kits is that the abortion pill pack contains 3 extra pills one is the anti-emetic pill, one is the anti-inflammatory pill and the other is a blood coagulant. The anti-emetic pill is normally Ondansetron or Zofran, while the anti-inflammatory pill is the Flexon-MR and the blood coagulant is the Ethamsylate pill.