Thursday, June 29, 2023
You can collect your Early Medical Abortion (EMA) prescription for free from 1 July 2023. EMA medicine can also be delivered to a safe address — for free — by courier.
An EMA prescription comes with:
- Instructions on what to do and when to do it
- Mifepristone tablet
- Misoprostol tablets
- Tablets for pain relief
- A special pregnancy test designed to check that your abortion is complete
Medicines for feeling sick (nausea), as well as contraceptives, may also be included in an EMA prescription.
Family Planning has clinics located throughout New Zealand. Use the clinic finder to find your nearest clinic.