Gynuity Health Projects


Mifepristone and Misoprostol Compared With Misoprostol Alone for Second-trimester Abortion: A Randomized Controlled Trial

This study evaluated the clinical benefit of pretreatment with mifepristone followed by misoprostol compared with misoprostol alone for second-trimester abortion. The results confirmed that the combined regimen is more efficacious and faster than misoprostol alone. Read the full abstract at Obstetrics and Gynecology (Sep 2011);118(3):601-8.

  • Topic: Medical Abortion
  • Type: Staff Publication
  • Author: Ngoc, N.T.N., Shochet, T., Raghavan, S., Blum, J., Nga, N.T.B., Minh, N.T.H., Phan, V.Q., Winikoff, B.
  • Published: September 2011