The abortion pill is a medicine that ends a pregnancy. It works by blocking the hormone progesterone. Without progesterone, the lining of the uterus breaks down and the pregnancy cannot continue. The abortion pill is followed by another medicine which makes the womb contract, causing cramping and bleeding similar to a miscarriage. If you are visiting this site, you or someone you care about is considering terminating a pregnancy. It is such a personal, private decision; you don’t want to share it with everyone. So, where do you turn for help and honest information? Not all clinics are alike, be sure to ask a lot of questions, and trust your feelings. You will be treated with respect, compassion and integrity. Our goal has always been to care for women’s physical and emotional well-being. In our clinic women receive safe abortion procedures in a compassionate setting. That explains why so many women who have used our services bring their loved ones to our clinic if they need help. The women’s clinic has been providing competent, compassionate abortion services for the women in South Africa for over six years in service. Our Clinic is a leader in abortion care, providing services up to 28 weeks and medical abortions (non-surgical). Women’s Clinic in S.A is committed to providing the highest quality care in that respects the dignity, needs and privacy of all its patients. Our competent and caring medical staffs provides an array of routine gynaecological and abortion services in a setting which supports women taking an active role in their wellbeing. Everything you need to know about the health of modern woman. Abortion: decision, facts, myths. The set is a combination of two medicines especially used for medical abortion (termination of pregnancy) First appointment A Family Planning healthcare professional will give you the abortion pill to swallow when you are in the clinic. You may then leave the clinic. Most women are able to carry on their usual lives at home or work, but you may have some bleeding and period-like pains.It is unlikely that the abortion will happen after taking the pills. However, this can happen occasionally. If you think you may have miscarriage after taking the pill it is likely we will do another ultrasound check up before we give another pill. You may have nausea or vomiting. If you vomit within one and a half hours of taking the pill, please inform us as soon as possible, as the tablet may not have been absorbed.