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Unwanted pregnancy can put a lot of stress on the physical and mental health of a woman. In such situations, Termination of Pregnancy (TOP) or abortion can be a blessing for her. The termination can be safely performed until the end of the second trimester as per state law. There are two types of procedures available for Termination of Pregnancy:

  • Medical Abortion: Use of medicines for termination of pregnancy up to 10 weeks or 70days.
  • Surgical Abortion: Use of surgical methods for termination of pregnancy

Abortion Pill

When to choose medical abortion:

  • If a woman prefers medications over the surgical procedure
  • Up to 70 days of pregnancy, it is considered more effective than surgical abortion
  • If a woman has a congenital deformity of the uterus or narrowing of the lower part of the uterus (cervix)
  • The woman can also take some medicines at home, which is more convenient

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Pre-abortion procedures:

Abortion can be a mentally stressful procedure, so counseling holds an important place in pre-abortion procedures. The main objectives of this counseling are to:

  • Help the woman to make an informed decision
  • Provide knowledge about the procedure
  • Remove the anxiety related to the procedure

This counseling can be performed by a nurse, doctor, or even an experienced counselor. During counseling, the woman is given pregnancy options, counseling, and informed consent-related counseling. A woman may have a variety of reasons for opting for an abortion. The counseling helps in making the correct decision without any mental stress. The counseling also gives an opportunity to prepare the woman for possible adverse effects of the medical abortion. Your doctor will have to ascertain few things before he/she can administer the procedure. These include the following investigations.

  • Ultrasound for confirmation of pregnancy and estimation of duration of pregnancy
  • Measurement of vital signs (Temperature, Pulse, Blood Pressure, Respiratory Rate)
  • Blood grouping
  • Lab tests for sexually transmitted diseases

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Which Type of Abortion Is Right For You?

Which Type of Abortion Is Right For You?

How this regimen is used (FDA regimen)

3 days and at least 2 visits to a clinic are required for this method.

Day 1

During the initial visit, history is taken and an examination of the woman is done followed by pre-abortion counseling and investigations. Once the consent is obtained and contraindications are excluded, a tablet containing 200 mg of Mifepristone (RU-486) is given orally to the woman, who is then advised to re-visit on day 2 or 3

Day 2 or 3

She is given the second tablet containing Misoprostol (800 micrograms) on day 2 or 3 at the clinic. Usually following consumption of the second tablet, there will be bleeding from the vagina and cramps will be felt in the abdomen. This is due to the contraction of the uterus and the expulsion of aborted products of pregnancy. Antibiotics may also be given to prevent the infection. A pain killer medicine can be given to alleviate the pain.

Follow up visit-

She is advised to visit on day 15 for re-examination and to ascertain that the abortion is complete. It also gives an opportunity for a doctor to check the health status of the woman. Just like in the earlier regimen the woman is asked for a follow-up visit on the 15th day. We are a private clinic and provide the best services in LA. Call us to find out the contraindications of the regiment.

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If you’re interested in learning more about abortion pills in Los Angeles and the surrounding area, our skilled team will work closely with you to make sure you fully understand the treatment. Don’t hesitate to contact our office to schedule your consultation today.

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Frequently Asked Questions:

According to guidelines by Food and Drug Administration of United States, this regimen is highly effective and should be used for termination of pregnancy of less than 70 days.

The pain associated with medical abortion is varied but one should expect some degree of mild to moderate abdominal pain depending on their pain threshold and the gestational age of the pregnancy.

The price of a medical abortion depends on the center where the abortion is carried out, the type of abortion regimen that is used, and the gestational age of the pregnancy. So, generally the price would vary.

Most insurance companies will cover a medical abortion but it is always important to check with your insurance company just to be sure.

Minors would generally require their parent’s consent, but it is also important to find out about abortion laws relevant to your state of residence.

Women who are rhesus negative would need to receive this anti-D immunoglobulin after a medical abortion to prevent miscarriages in subsequent pregnancies.

After taking the second tablet, you may feel abdominal cramps as you begin passing the products of pregnancy. You may take pain killers to relax you and allow the pill to work.

Consult your doctor on this matter. You may be advised not to take a bath immediately. This is to prevent infection due to water entering the exposed area.

You may choose to do so, but remember that it can take 40-60 days before the pregnancy test becomes negative. If you take a test immediately afterwards, you will still get a positive result.

If you are working with qualified doctors and nurses, they will always maintain patient confidentiality. There is no need of worry about your privacy or information being leaked.

It is said that medical abortion is more effective than surgical abortion in the early stages of pregnancy. For pregnancy of less then 7 weeks old, this method will be 98% effective. After that the effectiveness will decrease, but still remains as high as 95%.

Yes. Mifepristone and methotrexate need some time to work. Only after that, the misoprostol will be effective in expelling all the content. So you need to keep some distance between two pills.

There are alternative regimens available, but less used. Sometimes single pills are also used, but the studies have shown them to be about 70-85% less effective than the combination.

For mild to moderate pain, you can take Tylenol (500-1000 mg). If pain is more severe, you may take ibuprofen (200-600 mg). In extreme cases, codeine may be prescribed.

If you have fever, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, or lower abdominal pain after medical abortion, you can suspect infection. You should immediately contact a doctor as this is a dangerous condition.

If medical abortion fails, it can be followed by repeat medical or surgical abortion. There is not enough evidence available to show that abortion pills can cause anomaly in an embryo except for methotrexate.

Your Abortion will be performed in one of HER Smart Choice‘s three locations: Los Angeles, Van Nuys, and Huntington Park.

Fast and easy, straight forward explanations, first time in this situation and it has been a overall well and safe comfortable expreience.

My procedure went smooth. The doctors and nurses are very attentive and caring here. They have flexibility appointment schedule. The office is well-sanitized as well. Great overall experience!

This clinic is very professional. All the staff members are really nice and explain everything to you. All the info you need they have it just ask!

Service was amazing. Cindy and all of the staff were amazing they made me feel safe and at home. Thank you guys so much for all the attention and great service.

Repeat patient here. Dr K and the team are super caring. Appreciate the followup calls. The office is nice and clean. Highly recommend!

The staff were very kind and all were working very hard hard to address all the patients there. I was able to get a same day appointment.

The staff was very friendly and welcoming. The staff was very friendly as soon as we walked in the door. They were very prompt and helped us out right away. The made the experience easy.

All my questions were answered and I did not feel judged or unsafe. It was overall a great experience.

After researching up so many clinics, I decided to go to Her Smart Choice. All the medical staff members and doctor himself were friendly and understanding. No one was judgemental and questioned my decision.

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