Clinical Trial

Medication Abortion for Pregnancy of Unknown Location

Study Description

Medication Abortion for Pregnancy of Unknown Location

The purpose of this study is to compare time to completed abortion between two protocols for patients seeking medication abortion - same-day start versus delay-for-diagnosis - in the setting of asymptomatic, low-risk, pregnancy of unknown location.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Same-day-start

Patients seeking medication abortion who are shown to have an asymptomatic, low-risk pregnancy of unknown location who are randomized to same-day start will have their medication abortion initiated on the day that they present for services while simultaneously ruling out ectopic pregnancy with serial hcg testing

Delay-for-diagnosis

Patients seeking medication abortion who are shown to have an asymptomatic, low-risk pregnancy of unknown location who are randomized to delay-for-diagnosis will first have ectopic pregnancy ruled out with serial hcg and ultrasounds prior to initiating medication abortion

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Medication Abortion for Pregnancy of Unknown Location

Clinical Trial ID

NCT04026789

ParticipAid ID

bW6rQa