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What is a medical abortion?
A medical abortion is carried ot through the use of a drug or a combination of pills, aiming to cause a non-surgical termination of a pregnancy. A medical abortion is the safest and most efficient way to cause an spontaneous expulsion of the gestation. The medical abortion marks an evolution of women’s rights.
The medical abortion can be done in a safely by taking a drug called Cytotec, whose active principle is Misoprostol.
The drug Misoprostol (Cytotec – 200mcg) appears on the list of the World Health Organization as a essential medicine. (26)
Misoprostol (Cytotec – 200mcg) increases contractions in the cervix and helps the uterus to expel the products of a conception. It is proved that Misoprostol (Cytotec – 200mcg) is highly efficient, safe and suitable for the induction of an abortion during the first trimester of pregnancy.
The effects of this method of abortion include cramps and bleeding similar to a prolonged menstruation. The most common side effects include nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. The risk of the occurrence of serious complications is exceptionally low. Scientific research indicates that it is safe to perform a medical abortion at homeas long as the woman lives near an hospital or other emergency service.
The emergence of the contraceptive pill in the early 60s, marked an evolution that permitted women to control their fertility, conquering sexual freedom in a safe and practical way, and more recently, allowed to ally the contraception to other benefits provided by the pill.
With the option of controlling her fertility, the woman can choose the ideal time to access the labor market in order for her to reach financial independence or the expansion their family’s commodities.
The MEDICAL ABORTION is the second stage of this evolution because it provides control in case of any contraceptive failure. More than just letting the woman choose the time the best time to get pregnant, the medical abortion is the ultimate expression of freedom and of women’s achievements. They manage their directions and FULLY control their own bodies.