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Quality, Respectful Abortion Care

Planned Parenthood provides the highest quality medical care for your abortion – in a supportive and understanding environment.

Considering Abortion

Trying to decide if abortion is the right choice for you? Here are answers to common questions.

The Abortion Pill

The abortion pill works up to 11 weeks of pregnancy. You can usually have your abortion in the privacy of your own home.

In-Clinic Abortion

In-clinic abortions are safe, simple medical procedures provided by doctors and nurses at a health center.

Abortion is legal and protected in California.

You can feel confident that Planned Parenthood knows and follows all rules and regulations about abortion, keeping you safely within your rights.

What is the abortion pill?

Medication abortion — also called the abortion pill — is a safe and effective way to end an early pregnancy. 

“Abortion pill” is the common name for using two different medicines to end a pregnancy: mifepristone and misoprostol.

What is an abortion?

Abortion is a medical procedure that ends a pregnancy. In-clinic abortion procedures are safe and effective. In-clinic abortions are sometimes called surgical abortions, though they're generally an in-office procedure, not surgery.

Start with a consultation.

Planned Parenthood Los Angeles offers the full range of abortion options (the abortion pill and in-health center procedures) in a safe, comfortable, nonjudgmental environment. We have financial assistance available based on income and family size, and we accept credit cards and money orders.

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Find a health center near you and make an appointment.

Call 1-800-576-5544