Facts About Abortion

How long does it take?

Abortion Pill: Usually 3-4 visits to the provider. The 1st visit 48 hour counseling unless information received by the mail. Take Mifepristone on 2nd visit. Pleace 4 tablets of Cytotec between gum and cheek 24-48 hours later. It usually takes several hours for the abortion to occur. Follow up in 3 weeks at the clinic.

Surgical Abortion: Usually 2-3 visits to the clinic. The 1st visit 48 hour counseling unless information received by mail. The first trimester abortion procedure takes about 5-10 minutes. Follow up visit at your doctor or clinic in 3-4 weeks.

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