Mifeprex is used, together with another medication called misoprostol, to end an early pregnancy. The FDA first approved Mifeprex in 2000. In 2016, the agency approved a supplemental application for Mifeprex based on data and information submitted by the drug manufacturer. After reviewing the supplemental application, the agency determined that Mifeprex is safe and effective when used to terminate a pregnancy in accordance with the revised labeling. Mifeprex is vastly used in Europe and the United States. Mifeprex is costly as it contains Mifepristone, but we have generic branded Mifeprex which is cheaper and easily available – with free Misoprostol Pills.
Working of Mifeprex Pack with Misoprostol
Mifeprex makes the termination of unwanted pregnancy easier yet effective. This pack contains Mifeprex or Mifepristone which acts as a primary tablet and a secondary pill named Misoprostol. Mifepristone initiates with blockade to the progesterone, which is a pregnancy hormone. This makes the widening of the cervix and it will stop developing pregnancy parts. This happens because the fetus gets separated from the ruptured lining of uterus and which is lacking oxygen and required nutrition. Misoprostol must be consumed after the Mifepristone pill. This medication is a prostaglandin analog that leads to the contractions of the womb. When uterus contracts it tries to reveal out or pushes out the pregnancy remaining. During this women experience heavy bleeding and cramps for a couple of hours or days.
Dosage procedure for Abortion Pill Pack
If a woman wants to take this medication then she must not be greater than 9 weeks of pregnancy. Both Mifeprex or Mifepristone and Misoprostol tablets help to terminate the pregnancy completely. The package also contains some other pills which help to treat any side effects.
Mifepristone or Mifeprex
Initially orally one must consume Mifeprex or Mifepristone (200mg) pill with water. For quicker results, women are advised to take this pill in an empty stomach. This tablet contains synthetic steroids helpful for avoiding the progesterone hormone from rising the fetus. Pregnancy gets terminated when the lining of uterus breaks and the fetus gets separated from the endometrial support.
There will be 4 pills of Misoprostol (200mcg each tablet) . A total of 800mcg tablets will be present in the package. One should start taking this medicine after 3 days of intake of the Mifepristone tablet. These pills must be taken by keeping them under the tongue. This tablet must not be chewed, broken, crushed or swallowed. Once the tablet melts under the tongue within 30 minutes then swallow it without water. Immediately the tablet starts the contraction of the uterus and from the womb, it starts expelling the pregnancy parts. Hence the pregnancy will be terminated. If you face any side effects then you should intake the additional medicines given in the package.
Mifeprex does not cause any severe side effects. During this medication, one must avoid the consumption of alcohol and smoking. Some of the observed side effects are dizziness, loss of appetite, vomiting, stomach ache, queasiness, faster heartbeat rate, exhaustion, weakness in the body. These symptoms will not continue for a long time.
Contraindications of Mifeprex
In some of the scenarios, women must not take this medication for terminating pregnancy are as follows Women of age more than 35 years suffering from infections, bleeding issues, uterine disorders or taking the medicines for blood thinning are advised not to take this medicine.
- Women with migraine issues, elevated blood pressure levels, diabetes must not take this medication.
- Precautions need to be taken before taking the Mifeprex.
If you’ve any allergies with the ingredients of this package then you must talk to your physician before using it. Make sure your not ectopic pregnant and not facing any liver, kidney, heart disorders. Bleeding will be heavier during the intake of this medication so you must need large sanitary pads. Avoid performing physical hard work which might make your body still weaker. Take enough rest and avoid breastfeeding. Inserting tampons must be avoided. Do not play sports and sex please avoid the intake of drugs that interacts with this medication may lead to adverse effects.
Storage of Mifeprex
Mifeprex must be stored in a dry place with moderate temperatures. Direct exposure of this medicine to moisture, heat, sunlight must be avoided. Please don’t consume Mifeprex once it is expired. You can store Mifeprex in an airtight container. Keep Mifeprex away from pets and children.