Abortion side effects & aftercare
We are here to support your recovery after an abortion
Recovery time after an abortion will be different for everyone, but you’ll usually feel better within a few days.
This page includes links to our medical and surgical abortion aftercare booklets, links to our dedicated pages on what to expect during and after your medical or surgical abortion treatment, and information about counselling at MSI. Remember: we are here to support you. We have a 24-hour dedicated aftercare line, where you can talk to one of our nurses about your aftercare and recovery: 0345 122 1441.
Medical and surgical abortion aftercare
Everyone will have a different experience after either a medical or surgical abortion has been completed. We are here to support you during and after your treatment. Visit the pages below for more information on abortion aftercare and counselling.
Medical abortion aftercare
Our advice on what to expect during and after a medical abortion.
Surgical abortion aftercare
Our advice on what to expect during and after a surgical abortion.
Learn more about counselling available before, during or after your treatment.
Our aftercare line
It is important you take all the time you need to look after yourself after your abortion, and we are here to help. We have a 24-hour dedicated aftercare line, where you can talk to one of our nurses about your aftercare and recovery.
Speak to someone today to learn more about your options.
If you’re pregnant and want to discuss your options, get in touch with our friendly call centre staff for a confidential chat.