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Jill Durocher

Buccal vs. sublingual misoprostol after mifepristone for medical abortion

Published
December 1st, 2010
Type
Publication
Topic
Medical Abortion
Authors
Winikoff, Beverly, Raghavan, Sheila, Comendant, R., Digol, I., Ungureanu, S., Dondiuc, I., Turcanu, S.

Contraception; December 1, 2010; Vol. 82(6);513-519; doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.contraception.2010.05.013

This article reports on two oral routes of misoprostol followed by mifepristone for early medical abortion. The results show that a 400 mcg dose of misoprostol delivered sublingually or buccally are equally effective.