Première expérience de l’utilisation du Misoprostol comme soin après avortement (SAA) à Libreville
- August 14th, 2014
- Incomplete Abortion
- Mayi-Tsonga, S., Minkobame, U., Mbila, A., Assoumou, P., Diop, A., Winikoff, B.
PAMJ; 14 Aug 2014; Volume 18, Article 301; doi:10.11604/pamj.2014.18.301.4309
The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy and acceptability of 400μg of sublingual misoprostol as first-line treatment of incomplete abortion in Gabon. The rate of successful uterine evacuation was very high (95.7%) as was satisfaction among participants (99.3% satisfied or very satisfied). The findings add to the evidence that this regimen can be successfully introduced in low resource settings.