Misoprostol

Women in Scotland can take abortion pill at home

Women in Scotland are the first British women to be allowed to take misoprostol - the abortion pill - at home rather than in a clinic. Other nations, including Sweden and France, already allow women to take the medical abortion pill at home. Medical abortions involve taking two different medicines...

Oral misoprostol 'effective for labour augmentation'

Oral misoprostol is effective when used for the augmentation of labour, a new women's health study has shown...