What is MTP Kit?
MTP kit is a quintessential medication frequently used for the termination of pregnancy outside the womb in women. This medication effectively terminates the pregnancy of up to 63 days. MTP Kit controls two active ingredients called as Mifepristone and Misoprostol. Mifepristone is a class of medication called as progesterone inhibitor executes an action by blocking the action of progesterone.
Working action of MTP Kit
Progesterone is required for the growth and development of pregnancy as it provisions oxygen and nutrition to the fetus. Lack of this hormone leads the death of the fetus and excludes the dead cells outside the womb. Misoprostol has a place in the class of medication called as prostaglandin analog adheres to myometrial cells to produce strong myometrial contractions, as a result, it evacuates the tissue outside the fetus.
What is the dosing regimen of MTP kit?
For abortion, a woman has to ingest one tablet of Mifepristone (200mg) on the first day orally with a full glass of water with or without food. Following two days ingest four tablets of Misoprostol (200mcg) this tablet can be used via mouth or vaginal route. Stay for 14 days and then consult the doctor for the termination of pregnancy. While having an abortion pain and bleeding may likely to occur. After an abortion, live in a good environment to take away anxiety or other symptoms.
What are the side effects of MTP Kit?
Some objectionable effect may likely to occur such as a headache, fainting, fever, nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, pelvic pain, fast heartbeat; body ache, cramps, and flushing. A woman should consult health care provider for treatment if feels any grievous effects
Warning and preventive measures while using MTP Kit
- Do not embroil yourself in using this medication if your pregnancy is outside the womb (ectopic pregnancy).
- The use of this medication is prohibited if you are allergic to any ingredient of MTP kit or generic Mifepristone and Misoprostol.
- Omit alcohol while taking this medication as it may show some harmful effect like drowsiness and dizziness.
- Abortion may affect your health, so, a woman should use feast, nutritious food and take rest for early recovery.
- Do not drive and lift heavy objects after abortion you might have some pain and may feel uncomfortable.
- Avoid yourself ingesting this medication if you are patient of bleeding disorder, pelvic disorder.