Types of Abortion


In determining which abortion procedure would be most appropriate for you, you first must know how far along you are.

We can offer you a limited obstetric ultrasound that can determine how far along you are, the pregnancy is in your uterus, and that their is a fetal heartbeat.

Medication Abortion Methods:

  • Mifrex/Mifepristone (RU-486**/Abortion Pill)
  • Methotrexate
  • Misoprostol Only

**If you are planning on taking RU-486/Abortion Pill, read the important warning.

Surgical Abortion Methods:

First Trimester: Suction Aspiration

Second Trimester:

  • Dilation and Evacuation
  • Medication Methods for 2nd trimester- Digoxin or potassium chloride injection into amniotic fluid along with oral Mifepristone and oral or vaginal Misoprostol

Late Term: Dilation and Evacuation

When making a healthy decision, it is necessary to be informed about the different types of abortion procedures and the corresponding risk factors.