Active Ingredient(s):Mifepristone FDA Approved: * February 17, 2012 Pharm Company: *CORCEPT THERAPEUTICS Category:Women's Health / Fertility
Mifepristone, also known as RU-486, is a medication typically used in combination with misoprostol to bring about an abortion during pregnancy and manage early miscarriage. This combination is 97% effective during the first 63 days of pregnancy. It is also effective in the second trimester of pregnancy. Effectiveness should be verified two weeks after use. It is taken by mouth.
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