Medical abortion is the use of one or more medications to end an unwanted pregnancy. Mariprist is recommended by the World Health Organisation for early medical abortion.
Medical abortion is most effective when used early in the pregnancy and the process often resembles a miscarriage. Mariprist works through a 2-step process:
It can be used as early as when you miss your period (4 weeks) and up to 9 weeks from the last menstrual period.