Itocin 5IU Injection

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Lupin Ltd

Composition for Itocin 5iu Injection

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Primarily used for

Induction of labour, Post-delivery bleeding
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
3.25
₹3.25/Injection
1 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Itocin Injection

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Uses of Itocin Injection

Itocin 5IU Injection is used in Induction of labour and Post-delivery bleeding.
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Side effects of Itocin Injection

Common

Vomiting, Headache, Slow heart rate, Nausea, Increased heart rate.

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How to use Itocin Injection

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

How Itocin Injection works

Itocin 5iu injection stimulates contraction of the uterine muscles during delivery. It also helps to control post-delivery bleeding from the placenta.

In Depth Information on Itocin Injection

Warnings
Special precautions for Itocin 5IU Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Itocin 5IU Injection is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Itocin 5IU Injection should be used with caution during lact
ation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Itocin 5IU Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery. Women with uterine contractions should not drive or use machines.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Itocin
5IU Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Oxytocin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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