The Abortion Pill & You
The medical testing and information you need to make a decision regarding the abortion pill and your options.
If you are pregnant and considering taking the abortion pill, we recommend making an appointment with RealOptions as soon as possible to get an ultrasound. An ultrasound will:
Determine singleton or multiple gestation
Detect fetal heartbeat
Determine fetal age
Determine due date
Determine location of pregnancy (intrauterine/ectopic)
There are medication and surgical abortion procedures. The type of abortion procedure your medical provider chooses depends on factors like how far along you are. Pre-abortion screenings at RealOptions may include:
Abortion pills are not recommended without being under the care and direction of a healthcare provider due to the associated safety risks to you. Having an ultrasound and comprehensive assessment to determine risk factors is crucial.
Abortion pills should not be ordered by mail as you cannot determine the safety and authenticity of the medications and doing so could put you at an increased risk for complications.
Please note that RealOptions does not provide abortion services nor refer for them but we do provide the pre-abortion screening and information you need to make an informed decision about your pregnancy decision.
Understanding the Abortion Pill
If you are considering the abortion pill, also known as medication abortion. It’s important to know the facts about this method before making a decision. The abortion pill involves two medications, taken in a specific sequence to terminate a pregnancy.
Costs and Comparisons
The cost of abortion pills can vary depending on factors like health insurance coverage and your health care provider. In comparison to surgical abortion, the abortion pill may cost less than a surgical abortion but it’s important to know the facts. It’s essential to research and understand the costs or fees associated with any abortion method. We recommend you schedule a pre -abortion screening, which can be scheduled at RealOptions. No insurance is required and we accept Medi-Cal. There are no age restrictions. All are welcome from minors to teens to adults and their partners, family members, or your support network.
Risks and Side Effects
Like any medical procedure, the abortion pill carries certain risks and side effects. These can include heavy bleeding, infection, and incomplete abortion, among others. We encourage you to carefully weigh the potential side effects and consult with a healthcare professional before moving forward.
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Informative and Compassionate Care for Your Pregnancy Decision
At RealOptions, we know your pregnancy decision can be an overwhelming emotional experience. As you consider your options, we’re here to provide confidential, and compassionate medical care and support to help you make the best decision for your future. We know you have a choice and our compassionate team is dedicated to helping you make an informed decision about your pregnancy and your next steps. Please note that RealOptions does not provide abortion services nor refer for them, but we do provide you with the pre-abortion screening and information you need to make an informed decision about your pregnancy decision.
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