Abortion for Nigeria

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For Nigeria, people no dey wan take ear hear about abortion, especially people for socity and people wey carry religion for head. Yarn don plenty about say make dem make abortion dey legal for Nigeria, so that e go reduce the number of women wey dey die because of abortion wey no dey safe. Even though abortion na crime, care after abortion dey legal and ou fit get the care for any private or public health facility.

Shey Abortion Dey Legal for Nigeria?

Dem only agree make person do abortion for Nigeria if e go save the woman life. Na two separate abortion law dey for Nigeria, for North and South. For South, dem gree make person do abortion if e go help the woman physical and mental health. For North, dem plenty wey be Muslim and na Penal Code dem dey use. For South, dem plenty wey be Christian and na Criminal Code dem dey use.

Which Type of Abortion Dey Available for Nigeria?

Medical method: Use medicine like Misoprostol (Cytotec, Miso Fem, Vanprazol-200)
Surgical method: Manual Vacuum Aspiration (MVA) abortion.

Wetin be abortion rate for Nigeria? How Many Women dey do Abortion?

Inside 2012, dem talk say na like 1.25 million induced abortions happen inside Nigeria for women wey dey between age 15-49, dis na the same thing wit 33 abortions per 1,000 women. The belle wey dem no plan na like 59 for every 1,000 women wey dia age dey inside 15-49. Fifty-six percent inside dis belle wey dem no plan, na abortion dey end am.

Abortion with Medicine (Medical Abortion) for Nigeria

Shey Abortion Medicine (Mifepristone and Misoprostol) dey Available for Nigeria?

Abortion medicine dey available for Nigeria, but you no fit buy am without doctor prescription.
Sabi: Only Misoprostol dey registered for Nigeria to treat Post-Partum Hemorrhage (PPH).

How Late Belle fit don dey to Use Abortion Medicine?

You fit use Misoprostol for medical abortion for bele wey dey inside 11 weeks, and you must use am as dem take talk.

Shey I Need Prescription for Mifepristone? Misoprostol?

You fit buy Misoprostol under the brand name Cytotec for pharmacy but the only gbege wey go dey be say, you go need prescription for am.
Sabi: Many pharmacy dey sell Misoprostol without prescription, however, dem no go give you the correct information about how or who fit use am for medical abortion.
Abeg, go dis page dem on top our website to get the full yarn about how to use the medicine:——-

Which Brand of Abortion Medicine Dey Popular for Nigeria?

Misoprostol dey available under the brand name Cytotec, Miso-fem and Vanaprazol – 200
Mifepristone dey available as combipack under the brand name Mifepack

How Much Be Abortion Medicine for Nigeria?

The medicine dey cost between USD 3.00 – USD 9.00.

Who I fit Contact for More Information About Abortion for Nigeria?

For extra information and support, go safe2choose.org or you fit yarn with our female counselors wey dem use different language train.

Inside Clinic Abortion for Nigeria

Wetin be the Different Type of Inside Clinic Abortion for Nigeria?

Manual Vacuum Aspiration and The Electrical Vacuum Aspiration

Where I fit do Manual Vacum Aspiration (MVA) Abortion for Nigeria?

Na trained health care provider wey get license na im dey do Legal abortion and Post Abortion Care (PAC) and you fit see dem for most public and private health facility.
Sabi: Health care perso wey dem no train/no dey registered fit do abortion and PAC wey fot lead to complication.
Make sure say the health care provider wey you choose get certificate and training well well about abortion care.

How Much Manual Vacuum Aspiration (MVA) Cost for Nigeria?

The cost of legal abortion and PAC service dey different from facility to facility (private or public) and the method (medical or surgical), the complications wey fit happen and how serious the symptom dey. The cost fit dey between USD 3.00 – USD 103.00.

How I go take get more information?

For extra information and support, you fit yarn with our female counselors wey dem use different language train.

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Who write am:

by safe2choose team and experts for carafem wey support dem, As the 2019 recommendation wey Ipas talk, and the 2012 recommendation wey WHO give.

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[2] “Facts on Unwanted Pregnancy and Induced Abortion in Nigeria.” Guttmacher Institute. https://www.guttmacher.org/sites/default/files/factsheet/fb_nigeria.pdf

[3] “Impact of abortion laws on women’s choice of abortion service providers and facilities in southeastern Nigeria.” Nigerian Journal of Clinical Practice. https://www.njcponline.com/article.asp?issn=1119-3077;year=2018;volume=21;issue=9;spage=1114;epage=1120;aulast=Chigbu

[4] “An Abortion Pill in a Murky Market.” Pulitzer Center. https://pulitzercenter.org/reporting/abortion-pill-murky-market

[5] “The Incidence of Abortion in Nigeria” https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4970740/