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 is probably usafe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

As Itocin 5IU Injection can start labor. Women with contractions should not drive.
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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.

However, cautious use is advised in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Itocin
5IU Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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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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Substitutes for Itocin Injection

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