Misotrol for Abortion: Everything Wey You Need to Know

Many abortion medicine full market and dem dey available around the world. Whether you dey concerned about how Misotrol dey work, the price, the dosage or where to get am, we hope say dis guide go dey useful. If you get extra question, abeg contact our counsellors and we go dey happy to help.

Wetin be Misotrol Abortion Medicine?

Misotrol na medicine wey dem dey use commot belle wey don reach up to 11 weeks. Na prostaglandin medicine, wetin dis wan mean be say e dey soften and dilate the cervix, and e dey make the uterus contract wen person wey get belle take am. Na Pfizer pharmaceutical company dey produce am. [1]

How Misotrol Dey Work for Abortion?

Misotrol dey soften and dilate the cervix, and e dey also cause the uterus to contract. All dis things dey help commot the belle. E go start to work within ~1 hour after you use a, but fit take longer. [2]

Dosage of Misotrol

Misotrol dey come for 200mcg medicine, and the amount wey you go take go depend on top how long your belle don dey.

For belle wey dey under 9 weeks, the amount of Misotrol dem recommend na 2 set of 800mcg medicine (total na 1600mcg, or 8 medicine).

For belle wey dey between 9-11 weeks, the amount of Misotrol dem recommend to get na 3 set of 800mcg medicine (total na 2400mcg, or 12 medicine). [1]

If you wan find more about abortion wit medicine, how to use only Misotrol, go dis page.

Wetin be the Misotrol Dosage for belle wey dey under 6 Weeks?

For belle of 6 weeks or less, the amount of Misotrol dem recommend na 2 set of 800mcg medicine (total na 1600mcg, or 8 medicine). For some case, e go make sense make you get extra set of 800mcg medicine (4 medicine). [1]

Wetin be the Misotrol Dosage for belle wey dey under 9 Weeks?

For belle wey dey under 9 weeks, the amount of Misotrol dem recommend na 2 set of 800mcg medicine (total na 1600mcg, or 8 medicine). For some case, e go make sense make you get extra set of 800mcg medicine (4 medicine). [1]

Wetin be the Misotrol Dosage for belle wey dey between 9 to 11 Weeks?

For belle wey dey between 9 to 11 weeks, the amount of Misotrol dem recommend na to get 3 set of 800mcg medicine (total na 2400mcg, or 12 medicine). [1]

Price of Misotrol

Misotrol dey low, but e go depend on top the area wey you dey live. Different countries get different laws about abortion, and e fit also affect the price of Misotrol. E dey possible say for countries wey dey restrict abortion by law, the price of Misotrol wen you no get prescription fit cost.

Organizations dey wey dey give the medicine as donation, you fit check Women on Web and Women Help Women for more information about how to get the medicine. [5]

How to Take Misotrol

safe2choose recommend say make you put Misotrol under tongue (or sublingually). The best way to do am na to put the 4 Misotrol medicine (each 200mcg) under the tongue (sublingually), and let the tablet dissolve for 30 minutes. After 30 minutes, any medicine wey remain, you fit wash am down and swallow am wit water.

3 hours after the first dose (800mcg) of Misotrol, take the next dose as you take take the first does. If protocol, talk say you go take anoda dose, take am 3 hours after the second dose. [1]

Misotrol Side Effect

Wen dem use am for abortion, Misotrol go cause abdominal cramping and bleeding. On top dat one, e possible to experience side effect like diarrhea, make person body dey hot, and make cold dey catch person.

Most of the time, dis signs fit stop after 24 hours. [3]

Wetin Misotrol Abortion Medicine Resemble?

Misotrol 200mcg tablets na small, white, medicine wey get hexagon shape. Dem dey for center and dem go get “searle” and/or “1461” wey dem print on top dem. [4]

How to Get Misotrol Abortion Medicine?

Misotrol abortion medicine fit dey available but e depend for where you dey live. Dem dey use Misotrol too for stomach ulcer, so, you fit no need prescription to buy am for pharmacy. If na so, you go see Misotrol medicine where dem dey put stomach medicine inside the pharmacy for your area. If e no dey there, e dey likely say you go need medical prescription for the pharmacy.

Dis website dey useful to find where you fit get Misotrol for your area [5], or you fit contact our counselors, dem go fit help you find where you fit trust to go buy am.

Authors:

Na the safe2choose team and other experts wey dey support dem for carafem, base on top the 2020 recommendation by The National Abortion Fund (NAF) and 2019 recommendation by Ipas.

The National Abortion Federation na the professional association of people wey dey do abortion for North America.

carafem dey give comfortable and professional abortion care and family planning so people fit control the number and spacing of dia children.

Ipas na the only international organization wey dey gidigba to dey increase access to safe abortion and contraceptive care

[1] Ipas. (2019). Clinical Updates in Reproductive Health. L. Castleman & N. Kapp (Eds.). Chapel Hill, NC: Ipas. Retrieved from: https://ipas.azureedge.net/files/CURHE19-april-ClinicalUpdatesInReproductiveHealth.pdf

[2] Uptodate. Misoprostol as a single agent for medical termination of pregnancy. Retrieved from: https://www.uptodate.com/contents/misoprostol-as-a-single-agent-for-medical-termination-of-pregnancy?search=cytotec&source=search_result&selectedTitle=2~117&usage_type=default&display_rank=1#H2428459676

[3] Allen R, O’Brien BM. Uses of Misoprostol in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Rev Obstet Gynecol. 2009;2(3):159–168. Retrieved from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2760893/

[4] Uptodate. Misoprostol: drug information. Retrieved from: https://www.uptodate.com/contents/misoprostol-drug-information?search=cytotec&source=panel_search_result&selectedTitle=1~117&usage_type=panel&kp_tab=drug_general&display_rank=1#F197173

[5] Women On Waves. Map Countries. Retrieved from: https://www.womenonwaves.org/en/map/country