I Had a Medical Abortion and I Am Worried!

Published: November 04, 2023
Dear TeenHealthFX,
I had a medical abortion at 4 weeks, I bled the first week of taking the drug for 7 days,it stopped for another 7 days and started bleeding again after then, it's been 9 days since the bleeding started again, and I'm scared my womb might be damaged.
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Dear I Had a Medical Abortion and I Am Worried! ,

TeenHealthFX understands how scary that may be! Unfortunatrely, we cannot diagnose or treat over the internet. We would like to point out how great it is that you are aware of what is happening to your body after the medical abortion. We strongle encourage you take the information you shared here and call the medical professional who is treating you and let them know what is going on. Make sure you share all the details with your doctor and they will be able to help from there. 

If you need help finding a doctor and live in northern New Jersey, you can call the Adolescent/Young Adult Center for Health at 973-971-5199 for an appointment with an adolescent medicine specialist

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