Alternatives to mifepristone for early medical abortion
- March 1st, 2007
- Staff Publication
- Medical Abortion
- Winikoff, Beverly, Moreno-Ruiz, N.L., Borgatta, L., Yanow, S., Kapp, N., Wiebe, E.R., Winikoff, B.
This article describes results of a review of published reports of first-trimester medical abortion regimens that do not include mifepristone. The results demonstrate that alone or in combination with methotrexate, misoprostol is an efficacious alternative to mifepristone for the medical termination of pregnancy.
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