Abortion pills-Pros and Cons

Abortion means early termination of pregnancy in women or miscarriage. Now a day termination of pregnancy has become very normal. There are two ways of abortion commonly used. The one way is surgical and another is medical abortion. Both surgical and medical ways of termination of pregnancy are preferable.

However, most women prefer medical abortion now a day. They think it is a more convenient method to abort the pregnancy. But at the same time medical abortion also has its some pros and cons. It is very important for the person to know its pros and cons before its use. Some of the pros and cons of abortion pills are explained as follow:

Pros of abortion pills

There are some essential pros of abortion pills. They are as follow:

  • Medical pills are safe

Abortion pills are not harmful or hazardous substances in our body. It helps in a miscarriage of early pregnancy in women. Medical pills use does not affect the fertility ability of any women. It is safe and has less complication in early termination of pregnancy. It will not affect future pregnancy anyway. Hence, there is no risk of medical pills in a future pregnancy.


  • Abortion pill effective

Medical pills are safer when used in early pregnancy period of 7 to 8 week or 50 days. It gives positive results, as soon as we make use of it. The success rate of these pills is around 97%-99%. There are many termination pills and one can also buy abortion pills online. They are:

  1. Mifepristone
  2. Misoprostol
  3. MTP KIT

Mifepristone is taken first and it is followed by another pill known as misoprostol. Misoprostol is taken on next day of mifepristone followed by more two days.

  • Comfortable way

Medical abortion is a better way to terminate pregnancy in women. At the same time, it can be done privately and only in the presence of their close person. Hence, no women will be shy or feel guilt or shame while aborting the pregnancy. Therefore, it is a most comfortable way of termination of pregnancy in women. And most women go for this choice of aborting the pregnancy.









Cons of Abortion pills

  • Side effects

As we know these pills is safe way to abort the pregnancy. And also it is less harmful to our body. But that same time, there are some common side effects that most women suffer.

Most common side effects are:

  1.  Heavy bleeding as compared to surgical abortion.
  2. cramping and abdominal pain
  3. vomiting
  4. nausea
  5. diarrhoea
  6. cough
  7. sickness
  8. back pain
  9. fatigue
  10. insomnia etc

Also, some can have mental health effect because of stress. Stress occurring due to termination of pregnancy taken by self. Women may have guilt or shame of aborting the pregnancy. This can lead to depression in women.

  • Abortion pills failure

There is some chance that these pills may get fail at certain situation. These pills take time to response and one cannot be sure about its effects. There is 5 % chance that these pills may get fail. Therefore, one must visit the doctor after a week for its result. If it is failed,it better to consult your doctor for further suggestion.

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