Metharmed 5mg Injection

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Zydus Cadila

Composition for Metharmed 5mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Induction of labour, Post-delivery bleeding
112.5
8 injections in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Metharmed Injection

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Uses of Metharmed Injection

Metharmed 5mg Injection is used in induction of labour and post-delivery bleeding.
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Side effects of Metharmed Injection

Common

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

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How to use Metharmed Injection

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

How Metharmed Injection works

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

In Depth Information on Metharmed Injection

Warnings
Special precautions for Metharmed 5mg Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Metharmed 5mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Metharmed 5mg Injection should be used with caution during l
actation. 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
It is not known whether Metharmed 5mg Injection alters the a
bility to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Metharm
ed 5mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Metharm
ed 5mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Methylergometrine, 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 Metharmed

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