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Mifepristone

miFEPRIStone
Mifeprex blocks the actions of a hormone needed to maintain a pregnancy. Mifeprex is used to end an early pregnancy that is not further along than 70 days (10 weeks) after the first day of your last menstrual period. Mifeprex is available only from a certified healthcare provider under a special program. You must be registered in the program and understand the risks of taking this medicine. This medication guide provides information about the Mifeprex may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
miFEPRIStone
DRUG TYPE
uterotonic agents

Frequently Asked Questions

This medication guide provides information about the Mifeprex brand of mifepristone. Korlym is another brand of mifepristone that is not covered in this medication guide.

Mifeprex is used together with misoprostol to end an early pregnancy. MIFEPREX MUST NOT BE USED IN AN ATTEMPT TO END PREGNANCY BEYOND 10 WEEKS.

Do not use Mifeprex or misoprostol if you do not intend to end your pregnancy.

Call your doctor right away if you have heavy vaginal bleeding or a general ill feeling after taking this medicine.

Seek emergency medical help if you still have any of the following symptoms more than 24 hours after taking Mifeprex or misoprostol: fever, severe stomach pain, heavy or prolonged vaginal bleeding, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, or feeling like you might pass out.

Similar Drugs

Brand Name Examples Supplied As Strength
Mifeprex tablet 200 mg
Generic Examples Supplied As Strength
Mifepristone tablet 200 mg

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