Table 2

Medication(s) used by women who reported a self-managed abortion via medication and/or herbs (n=68)

Medication(s) takenn (%)*
Misoprostol63 (92.6)
Misoprostol alone23 (33.8)
Misoprostol+boul de mas+/-other22 (32.4)
Misoprostol+beer15 (22.1)
Misoprostol+chloroquine +/- other4 (5.9)
Misoprostol+other2 (2.9)
Boul de mas alone4 (5.9)
Beer alone1 (1.5)
  • *Percentages may not add up to 100 due to multiple agents used by women.