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Evacarb 125mcg Injection

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Product introduction

Evacarb 125mcg Injection is a medicine used to control excessive bleeding from the uterus, that may occur after the childbirth. It stimulates contraction of the uterine muscles thus, helps to control post-delivery bleeding.

Evacarb 125mcg Injection is given as an injection deep into the muscles under the medical supervision of a doctor. It is only given at the hospital setting, so do not self- administer the medicine.

The most common side effects of this medicine include vomiting, flushing, headache, and chills. If these bother you or appear serious, let your doctor know. There may be ways of reducing or preventing them. If you notice dizziness, avoid driving or attention-seeking activity.

Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you have ever had heart disease, or you have high or low blood pressure, or have liver or kidney disease. Your doctor should also know about all other medicines you are taking as many of these may make this medicine less effective or change the way it works. Always remember, it is only giver after delivery not during pregnancy.

Uses of Evacarb Injection

  • Post-delivery bleeding

Benefits of Evacarb Injection

In Post-delivery bleeding

Evacarb 125mcg Injection helps to control excessive bleeding after giving birth. This helps to prevent severe loss of blood that can lead to dropping of blood pressure, shock and even death if not controlled in time. It helps proper contraction of the uterus and therefore prevents hemorrhage and further complications.

Side effects of Evacarb Injection

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Evacarb

  • Vomiting
  • Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Chills
  • Diarrhea
  • Placental retention
  • Cough

How to use Evacarb Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Evacarb Injection works

Evacarb 125mcg Injection stimulates contraction of the uterine muscles, helping to control post-delivery bleeding.

Safety advice

It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Evacarb 125mcg Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Evacarb 125mcg Injection is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy. Seek your doctor's advice as studies on pregnant women and animals have shown significant harmful effects to the developing baby.
Breast feeding
Evacarb 125mcg Injection should be used with caution during breastfeeding. Breastfeeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
Evacarb 125mcg Injection may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
As Evacarb 125mcg Injection may make you lose consciousness, feel dizzy or drowsy and this may affect your ability to drive
Evacarb 125mcg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Evacarb 125mcg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Evacarb 125mcg Injection is not recommended in patients with active kidney disease.
Evacarb 125mcg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Evacarb 125mcg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Evacarb 125mcg Injection is not recommended in patients with active liver disease.

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Quick tips

  • Evacarb 125mcg Injection increases the contraction of your womb which helps to control excessive bleeding after delivery.
  • It is injected deep in to a muscle by your doctor or nurse.
  • It may cause dizziness and sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how it affects you.
  • It may cause an increase in body temperature. This will return to normal few hours after the last injection.
  • Inform your doctor if you have problems with your heart, lung, kidney or liver.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Prostaglandin Derivative
Habit Forming
Therapeutic Class
Action Class
Methyl-PGF2α analogue

Patient concerns

Lower back pain post delivery.
Dr. Akshat Goel
Do Hot fomentation and Apply Dynapar QPS spray Take Tab Myospas-D twice daily and Cap Nurokind-Gold twice daily and Cap Pansec-DSR once daily empty stomach for 4 days
Post delivery lots of illness
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Kindly refer to gyanecologist


Q. What is Evacarb 125mcg Injection and what is it used for?

Evacarb 125mcg Injection is an injectable preparation which contains Carboprost. It is used to control excessive bleeding from the uterus that may occur after childbirth. It is used only when other methods or medicines fail to work. It may also be used in the medical abortion of pregnancy between 13th and 20th weeks of gestation.

Q. How and in what dose can it be used?

It is given as an injection, only at a hospital or clinic by the medical healthcare professional. The dose is decided by the doctor, depending on the severity of bleeding after delivery.

Q. What may be the possible side effects associated with it?

The most common side effects include vomiting, nausea, diarrhea, flushing, and headache. You may also feel increased uterine contractions, for some time. However, these conditions are manageable in hospital settings.

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Plot No 264, Patrika Nagar Madhapur, Hitech City Hyderabad, Telangana India - 500081
Country of origin: India
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