Be it a medical expert or an online drugstore, the conjunction of Mifepristone and Misoprostol is the approved recommendation for abortion of the pregnancy using the best abortion pills. However, many women do not know the role of both the medicine in the procedure of medical abortion

Mifepristone is an FDA approved drug. The drug is consumed with Misoprostol for an effective abortion and fewer complications. you can consume the abortion pills within 8-9 weeks of gestation period.

Mifepristone is an anti-progesterone compound. The said component work against the progesterone hormone to block the pregnancy. The working of the Mifeprex abortion pill hinders and cease pregnancy growth. So women may or may not experience any kind of visible change in her body. 

Misoprostol is a prostaglandin analog that is consumed after 24-48 hours after the intake of the first medicine. This pill is necessary to complete the medical abortion process. The prostaglandin analog present in the medicine helps to cause uterine contractions. The tablet empties the womb through heavy vaginal bleeding. All the pregnancy tissues are removed through this process.

The usual dosage of Misoprostol is 4 pills of 200 mcg each. 

The 2 methods of Misoprostol intake, is described as follows;

  1. Buccally
  2. Vaginally

Buccally: In this method, 4 pills of Misoprostol are kept in the cheek pouches, 2 pills on each side or under the tongue. The pills should be placed for at least ½ an hour so that it gets dissolved with the help of saliva. After 30 minutes you can drink a glass of water and ingest the remaining content.

Vaginally: The other method of Misoprostol is vaginal which involves putting 4 pills of 200 mcg into the vagina. Women need to empty the bladder as urination is not allowed for at least half an hour after the insertion of the pills. 

You should clean your hands and then you can insert the pills by lying down or standing on one leg. Push the pill deep inside once at a time. Place it in such a manner that it should not come out.

The stomach cramping begins within 3-4 hours while the severe bleeding starts within 3-4 hours. Some women may experience immediate symptoms of abortion while some women may experience it within a day or two.

The user may experience headaches, sickness, mild fever, stomach upset, nausea, dizziness, etc this may stay for a few days.

Medical aid is not necessary unless the side effect is not extreme


  • Do not make use of vaginal cups or tampons for the bleeding. Use big pads for bleeding as the pregnancy needs to flush out.
  • Do not indulge in sex for a few days. 
  • Consult a medical expert if you have an allergy to the elements of the medicine. Also, notify about the medicines you take.