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Medication for abortion. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Abortion and Stillbirth
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi
User :   wel..
User :   im prgnant
User :   just over 5 weeks
Doctor :   ok
User :   and want to terminate it
User :   and im in a country where abortions are banned
Doctor :   ok
User :   so i got my hands on a medicine called
User :   cytotec
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   (misoprostol)
User :   and i want to know if taking that is safe
Doctor :   any medicine will have certain side effects
User :   age: 25, Gender : Female, Occupation : Consultant, Marital Status : Single, Weight : 55 kgs Height : 164 cms
Doctor :   it is advisable to consult a physician before u take any medicine
User :   ok but i cannot here
User :   as abortions are legally banned
User :   so my queries are : User :   1) is cytotec safe?
User :   2) should it definitely be taken along with mifesprone?
User :   3) are there any long-term effects of chemical intervention
Doctor :   Diarrhoea, abdominal pain, dyspepsia, constipation, flatulence, nausea and vomiting; abnormal vaginal bleeding, cramps, increased uterine contractility, headache.
Doctor :   these are the side effects of the misoprotol
User :   ok
User :   but is it fool proof? as in will i have a complete abortion?
Doctor :   cant say
User :   what are the chances?
Doctor :   any procedure done with out physician advise can be dangerous
User :   ok
User :   what other options do i have
Doctor :   u need to consult a gynecologist
Doctor :   follow their advise
Doctor :   where are u located
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