Complications From Abortion

Some of the common complications are vaginal bleeding, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and spotting. The serious complications after abortion are uterine perforation, bowel injury, cervical shock, retained products of conception, failed abortion, and disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC).

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Are my boobs and legs enlarging due to my abortion a month ago?

Query: Hi doctor, I had an abortion a month ago, for the second time. Previously I had abortion before nine months. However, my boobs grew tremendously and my pants do not fit anymore even after a month. Is this normal? I did not eat more than I usually do during the short pregnancy (approximately seven we...  Read Full »

Dr. Reetika

Answer: Hi,Welcome to have gone through the details presented by you and I fully understand your concern. Please tell me exactly how much is the growth to decide if it is normal or require any investigation. During pregnancy the estrogen and progesterone levels raises and results in breast gro...  Read Full »

My wife had medical abortion three weeks ago and is still bleeding. Why?

Query: Hello doctor,My wife had a medical abortion. She was three weeks pregnant at that time. She is still bleeding. I have attached her reports.Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Sanap Sneha Umrao

Answer: Hello,Welcome to I went through your query and understood your concern. MTP (medical termination pregnancy) pills should be consumed with a particular dose and scheduled according to weeks of gestation. Usually After taking Misoprostol (prostaglandin) tablets, bleeding will start within...  Read Full »

I had a positive pregnancy test, so I took abortion pills, both oral and vaginal, but still, I do not feel anything. Kindly help.

Query: Hello doctor, I missed my period by three weeks, I did a pregnancy test five times to be sure and it was positive, so I took abortion pills. I took both by swallowing, and insertion into the vagina, and under the tongue but, still I did not feel anything. I did not even feel a common cramp or bleedi...  Read Full »

Dr. Uzma Arqam

Answer: Hello, Welcome to It would be better if you describe some of your medical, obstetrics, gynecology, and drug history as well. Which medications you have taken and what dosage as well would be better to guide you? Too many hormonal medications can interact with individual personal hormo...  Read Full »

How to confirm abortion after I take the abortion kit?

Query: Hi doctor, I had unprotected intercourse on the 11th. My menses date was on 26th of the same month, but I missed my menses. I had a pregnancy test after eight days and it was positive. I took the first set of abortion pills on the same day at 6:30 PM. At 10:30 PM, I started to have bleeding and the ...  Read Full »

Dr. Sameer Kumar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Firstly, you have not mentioned the name of the pills or the pack that you have taken for medical abortion. From the set of pills, I understand that you have taken two pills at 6.30 PM and then a second set of Misoprostol pills at 10 AM after 16 hours. This is a wron...  Read Full »

How do I terminate eight weeks of pregnancy with medicines?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 8 weeks pregnant. I got Mifegest kit as I want to discontinue the pregnancy. After taking the first pill today afternoon I would be taking next two pills after 48 hours orally. So, when should I take another two pills? Should I take it orally or vaginally? As bleeding is expected af...  Read Full »

Dr. Eeshani Dutta

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Using oral medications after seven weeks of pregnancy may lead to heavy bleeding. Please ensure that you can attend a hospital with blood bank facility in your easy reach if any mishap of such kind happens. The Misoprostol tablets 200 mcg into four tablets should be inser...  Read Full »

How can I conceive fast after an abortion and a miscarriage?

Query: Hello doctor, I have been trying to conceive for six months with no success. I have had an abortion and one miscarriage before. Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Uzma Arqam

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I went through your query and understood your concern. I suggest you keep a check on your menstrual cycle regularity, weight gain, and abnormal growth of hair. Stress, anxiety, hormonal imbalance, hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, strict dieting, and strenuous exerci...  Read Full »

Why do I have fever, white discharge, weakness, and blurry vision after manual aspiration abortion?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 23 years old. Four years ago, I had a manual aspiration abortion. After that, I had no bleeding but a slight discharge. I felt normal after a week but had a temperature. However, I did not get periods next month. My nurse did the hCG test and said that there were minor signs of p...  Read Full »

Dr. Uzma Arqam

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I understand your concern. Your history shows you have post-miscarriage symptoms and are still on antibiotics, multivitamins, and antifungal drugs. Your symptoms like weakness, blurry vision, and back and lower abdominal pains are post-evacuation or miscarriage symp...  Read Full »

I am pregnant and want to consider a medical abortion. Is it safe?

Query: Hi doctor, I am about five weeks pregnant, and I do not want to continue the pregnancy. So I am considering a medical abortion. Will this affect my fertility? Is there a chance of getting pregnant again? Or any future pregnancy complications?  Read Full »

Dr. Priyadarshini Tripathy

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I understand your concern. Medical abortion is a safe procedure. Abortion usually does not affect your future chances of becoming pregnant and having children. However, if you develop a womb infection after the abortion, there is a minimal risk to your fertility and...  Read Full »

Why am I having a pain in my ovaries after a exercise after a surgical abortion?

Query: Hello doctor, I have pain in my ovaries. It hurts to walk, and pain is worse after exercise. I had a surgical abortion seven months ago. Please help me. Thank you.   Read Full »

Dr. Reetika

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I see you have not been taking any medicines. Is it chronic pain since the abortion time? Does it happen only around periods or a continuous thing? Do you have any other issues like fever, nausea, fainting, etc.? Most probably, it is an infection that I feel based on...  Read Full »

I had a miscarriage two weeks ago, and now I have been observing bleeding along with backache and cramps. Kindly help.

Query: Hello doctor, I had a miscarriage two weeks ago. I have been on medications Supracal 2000, Polybion, Taxim-O, Upan, and Zerodol and got the scanning done, the reports were good, and the bleeding had stopped. But in the last few days, I have been bleeding and developed backache and cramps. So what co...  Read Full »

Dr. Natasha Bansal

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Thank you for your query. I understand your concern. Irregular bleeding and spotting are common after abortion, particularly after medical abortion. So there is nothing to worry about. Also, you can take one tablet of Texakind MF (Tranexamic acid and Mefenamic acid)...  Read Full »

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