Medication Termination of Pregnancy (MTOP/ medical abortion/ medication abortion)

Medication (non-surgical) abortion, also known as the abortion pill, offers an alternative to surgery for people in the early weeks of pregnancy.

Sexual Health Victoria (SHV) is a provider of medication termination of pregnancy services to women who have been pregnant for less than 63 days. Our medication termination of pregnancy service is also a training service.

Below are resources for clinicians who are establishing a medication abortion service in their own practice environments:

SHV doctors use these SHV resources:

SHV patients accessing medication abortion services are provided with this information:

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These resources provide general information only. The suitability of such general information varies from person to person, depending on individual circumstances.

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If you are not a clinician then you should seek specific medical or legal advice on your individual circumstances.