Advantages of a vacuum aspiration (surgical) abortion
It can be performe very early in the pregnancy (as soon as something. can be see on an ultrasound) or later – up to 20 weeks and 6 days at our facility Medicine for abortion in Dubai.
It is complete more quickly – only one appointment is usually need and it often requires less time off work than a medication abortion. The post-operative visit is essential to ensure that the pregnancy is over and that things are proceeding normally.Although sometimes referre to as a “surgical” abortion, this is a very simple and safe procedure that involves a gentle suction (there is no incision/cut, stitches or scarring).
Compare medical abortion to surgical abortion
Recovery is very quick for most people, who return to most of their normal activities within a day or two.
It is a more effective method with a lower failure rate than medical abortion.
Bleeding is usually less with vacuum aspiration than with medication abortion – with vacuum aspiration, bleeding is usually less than menstruation; with Medicine for abortion in Dubai, bleeding is usually more than menstruation.
The pain is usually less severe and shorter than with a medical abortion.
If you have anemia (lack of iron), this is the recommended procedure because medical abortion causes more bleeding.
It may be easier not to talk about vacuum aspiration abortion because the bleeding and cramping are minimal at home.
During the abortion, you have the support of medical staff and counselors on site.
DISADVANTAGES OF A VACUUM ASPIRATION (SURGICAL) ABORTION
Some people feel anxious in a medical environment or during a medical procedure where a doctor inserts instruments into the uterus.
Anesthetics and medications to manage pain during the procedure may cause some short-term side effects, such as dizziness or nausea (serious problems are extremely rare).
You will need a driver, companion or cab to get home from the clinic.
ADVANTAGES OF A MEDICAL ABORTION
It usually avoids a medical procedure where a doctor inserts instruments into the uterus.
You do not need to be accompanied on public
You do not need to be accompanied on public transportation or take a cab home from the clinic – you can take public transportation on your own or drive to and from your appointments.
It looks like a miscarriage, which for some people may seem more natural.
Some people prefer to consciously go through the abortion process at home rather than being sedated as in an aspiration (although sedation in an aspiration is optional).
DISADVANTAGES OF A MEDICAL ABORTION
It can only be performed up to 7-10 weeks after the first day of your last period.
The process takes longer than an aspiration abortion. More appointments are needed (at least two appointments 1-2 weeks apart) and more time is often needed to rest.
The failure rate is higher than for an aspiration abortion (although still very low).
Medication abortion is usually more painful. Cramping can be severe and usually lasts longer than with a vacuum aspiration abortion.
Bleeding is usually heavier with medication abortion
Bleeding is usually heavier with medication abortion – it can be very heavy and usually lasts longer than with vacuum aspiration abortion.
Misoprostol, one of the medications used, can cause flu-like symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, fever and body aches.
During the abortion itself, you will not have the support of medical staff and counselors on site.