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Who Should Not Take Mifeprex?

Who Should Not Take Mifeprex?

You should not take Mifeprex if you:
 
 
  • Have an intrauterine device (IUD) in place (it will need to be removed before you take Mifeprex).
 
  • Have problems with your adrenal gland (chronic adrenal failure).
 
  • Have been taking corticosteroids for a long period of time.
 
  • Are currently taking an anticoagulant medication (a medicine to thin the blood).
 
  • Have a bleeding disorder.
 
  • Have porphyria (an inherited disorder that affects the nervous system and skin).
 
  • Cannot return to your healthcare provider for two additional visits after taking Mifeprex.
 
  • Cannot easily get emergency medical treatment in the two weeks after you take Mifeprex.
 
  • Are allergic to Mifeprex, mifepristone, misoprostol, prostaglandins, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
 

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which Mifeprex should not be used, along with several safety concerns people should be aware of before beginning treatment. However, it is possible that not all of these issues were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific warnings and precautions with Mifeprex that may apply to you.
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