Medical abortion is a term applied to an abortion brought about by medication taken to induce or terminate it. This can be accomplished with a variety of medications given either as a single or a series of pills.
There are two types of Abortions pills SOUTH AFRICA – Medical Abortion- Surgical Abortion At our Safe abortion clinics, we specialize in Medical Abortions and you must be 18 years and above. You may choose to do an abortion if you are less than 20 weeks pregnant from the first day of your last period. However an Abortion is performed if approved by a medical practitioner under the following conditions i.e.
– The pregnancy may be a risk to the mother’s physical and mental health.
– The foetus may suffer with severe physical or mental abnormalities should the
pregnancy not be terminated.
– The pregnancy is a result of rape or incest.
-The pregnancy may have a severe economic or social impact on the mother. Pregnancies can be a daunting prospect for many women and teen girls especially without appropriate financial or social support. Therefore choosing the correct Abortion method is essential.