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Jill Durocher

Alternatives to mifepristone for early medical abortion

Published
March 1st, 2007
Type
Staff Publication
Topic
Medical Abortion
Authors
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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