What is the action mechanism of Cytotec abortion pills?
Generic Misoprostol is placed in a category of medicines known as prostaglandin analog. Its main action in the body is to bind with myometrial cells to induce powerful and vigorous contractions leading to the removal of tissue. This causes ripening of cervix, it also softens and dilates the cervix for the easy removal of the fetus in the form of bleeding blood clots from the vagina.
What is the dosing schedule of Cytotec abortion pills?
Cytotec is a complete pack of 12 pills of Misoprostol (200 mcg each). Read the dosing guidelines carefully before consuming these pills:
- Take the bunch of four Misoprostol tablets in a single dose by means of the oral or vaginal route.
- You need to maintain a dosing interval of 3 to 4 hours between two doses.
- After passing 2 days, you need to go to your nearest clinic for confirmation of abortion.
- Absorption of these pills does not depend on food, however, heavy food influences its rate of absorption in the body.
What are the harmful effects of Cytotec abortion pills?
There are some of the harmful effects associated with Cytotec medicine that includes vomiting, heavy vaginal bleeding, nausea, headache, back pain, tummy pain, mood swings, vaginal discomfort, and cramps.
What are the contra indicatory-factors for the use of Cytotec abortion pills?
- Cytotec pills cannot use in women having bleeding problems, or certain blood problems.
- If you are facing ectopic pregnancy (pregnancy outside the uterus), do not use Cytotec pills.
- Cytotec pills can never be used in chronic adrenal failure, Kidney disease, Addison's disease.
- In the case of hypersensitivity to any constituent present in Cytotec pills, do not use this medicine.
What are the safety measures taken while using Cytotec abortion pills?
- In case if you have the intrauterine device, firstly you need to remove it then only you can take these pills.
- You are restricted to take Cytotec pills with alcohol as it may worsen the side effects associated with this medicine.
- You need to take proper rest with a healthy diet as it may help you to overcome the loss occurred in your body due to abortion.
- Avoid coming in physical contact after consuming Cytotec pills as it will make you more prone to vaginal infection and increase the chances of pregnancy also.