This patient fact sheet explains medication treatment (using mifepristone and misoprostol) and aftercare instructions for early pregnancy loss (miscarriage) and answers frequently asked patient questions.
Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese (Simplified/Traditional): Updated October 2018
Reading Grade Level (Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level): 5.1
Prine LW, MacNaughton H. Office Management of Early Pregnancy Loss. Am Fam Physician. 2011;84(1):75-82.
Schreiber CA, Creinin MD, Atrio J, Sonalkar S, Ratcliffe SJ, Barnhart KT. Mifepristone Pretreatment for the Medical Management of Early Pregnancy Loss. N Engl J Med. 2018; 378:2161-2170.