Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
188 Doctors are Online

Pregnancy test positive. Took mifepristone & misoprostol. No bleeding, only cramps. Aborted or not?

Hi my LMP was 01-03-2013 and my cycle is 28 days regular. I checked for urine preg test on 2-04-2013 and it was positive. So I took 200 mg mifepristone on 02-04 night and 800 mcg of misoprostol buccally on 03-04 night (24 hrs later ). I got cramps but no bleeding , just a yellowish fluid and a few drops of blood. Yesterday night also I got scanty bleeding with cramps. Maybe abt 15 drops of blood. Did I abort or not ? Should I take another dose of misoprostol or get another urine home preg test ? I m worried.
Asked On : Sun, 7 Apr 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  85
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Procedures
OBGYN 's  Response
Early pregnancy abortion may simulate menstrual bleeding as the abortus is very tiny and cannot be identified by the untrained eye. The dosage is sufficient for this stage of pregnancy; buccal dose should be kept for 20-30 minutes until it dissolves to be more effective. a repeat dose may be needed if there is no further bleeding. You may have aborted as the yellowish fluid suggests. Please remember, a medical abortion can be performed only under the guidance of a specialist after the presence of an intra-uterine pregnancy has been confirmed along with the gestational age. Therefore, you should see a gynecologist, get a trans-vaginal sonogram along with a physical exam and get further treatment. Take care.
Answered: Sun, 7 Apr 2013
I find this answer helpful

1 Doctor agrees with this answer

Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor