- What is mifepristone-oral, and how does it work (mechanism of action)?
- What brand names are available for mifepristone-oral?
- Is mifepristone-oral available as a generic drug?
- Do I need a prescription for mifepristone-oral?
- What are the side effects of mifepristone-oral?
- What is the dosage for mifepristone-oral?
- Which drugs or supplements interact with mifepristone-oral?
- Is mifepristone-oral safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
- What else should I know about mifepristone-oral?
Is mifepristone-oral safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
Mifepristone is used for the termination of pregnancy through the 49th day of pregnancy. Otherwise, it should not be used during pregnancy because it will terminate the pregnancy.
Mifepristone is secreted into breast milk. Due to the risk of adverse effects, breastfeeding mothers should decide whether to discontinue breast-feeding or mifepristone.
What else should I know about mifepristone-oral?
What preparations of mifepristone-oral are available?
Tablets: 200 and 300 mg
How should I keep mifepristone-oral stored?
Tablets should be stored at room temperature, 15 C - 30 C (59 F - 86 F). Optimal storage temperature is 25 C (77 F).
Reference: FDA Prescribing Information
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