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Pregnant. Use of MTP kit safe?

hi i m 33 yrs old lady. i already had two children with cesarean. but now i am again pregnant for almost 5 week. I also got ultra sound on yesterday (20/04), which has the following details:
UTERUS: Uterus is bulky in size anteverted with a G.S. sun left approx 14.6 mm ----> 5 week
Myometrium is normal
OVARIES: Rt ovary is normal. Lyfic Sol. sun in Lt oderixia left approx 28 x 24 mm
P.O.D. is clear
IMPRESSION: Early J. U. P. F. 05 week
2 Lt ovarion small cyst.

(Sorry spelling might be incorrect as they are hand written and not legible to me)

Now, i would like to ask you whether i can use MTP kit. I had used this kit two year back i didn't have any problem that time.

Please suggest. Looking forward for your kind suggestion. If you need any other information, please let me know.

Asked On : Wed, 24 Apr 2013
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OBGYN 's  Response
Mar 2013
Thanks for your query.
I wonder if it is legal in your country to take these medications over the counter.
Firstly, the diagnosis of pregnancy has to be confirmed by a gynecologist.
Secondly, the exact dates of pregnancy have to be confirmed in weeks. Sometimes, these medicines work only within a narrow time frame.
Thirdly, that the pregnancy is intra uterine has to be confirmed. If you take these medications in case of ectopic pregnancy ( pregnancy outside uterus ), results can be fatal.
Fourth, the exact dose and schedule is precise and has to be prescribed by a doctor after examining you.
Fifth, after completing the prescribed course, you need to have a follow up visit to confirm that the abortion was complete.
If you do not follow these precautions, you run the following risks :
1. prolonged and heavy bleeding
2. infection
3. retained products of conception
4. failed and incomplete abortion, requiring surgical evacuation

The medicines work within 12 - 24 hours.
At first, you might just have nausea, slight cramps and brownish discharge.
However, over the coming day, you should have heavy bleeding, with passage of clots and fleshy tissues.

But to confirm the success of the pills, and for your own health and safety, I would urgently request you to consult a Gynecologist, and conduct the abortion safely under medical supervision.

Take care, and feel free to ask further questions.
Answered: Thu, 25 Apr 2013
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