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Condition: Abortion
3/12/2014 2:24:41 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was sorry to hear all the horror stories.The meds did not affect me in any unexpected way.It worked well for me for an abortion.The only thing was it dissolving in my mouth.Chalk taste,yuck!Compared to everything else i was going thru,the meds were the least of my problems.

Condition: Abortion
11/27/2013 9:41:58 AM

Reviewer: Jet, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was prescribed the drug yesterday within a four week pregnancy. After reading many of the online reviews I was absolutely terrified, which as a result I am writing this review in an effort to help calm some of the nerves out there. Although I have three more nights to go with this, (I am to take 400mcgs over four nights)I have to say my first night was not the nightmarish experiences women o ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Abortion
11/21/2013 4:43:00 PM

Reviewer: Seattle, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I had an 11 week ultrasound done only to discover my baby stopped growing at 8 weeks. It decided misoprostol might be the best route for me to avoid risk of scarring from a D&C. I took it on a Monday evening and woke up around 1am with severe contractions but nothing came out until 5am. The changes going on in my body made me vomit, dizzy, and weak. I continued to be in this condition for 3 da ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Abortion
11/8/2013 9:37:33 AM

Reviewer: s, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Abortion
10/25/2013 10:15:42 PM

Reviewer: groot14, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This was my second time taking this medication after another missed miscarriage. Took at 8 pm and glad I wore a pad that was longer but still thin and for heavy flow. At 6 am I awoke to cramping but not as bad as when I took it 4 years ago. The minute I stood up out of bed I ran to expel contents and felt gush of blood and tissue/pieces coming out. Going on a week now after taking and still bleedi ... Show Full Comment

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