Medicine Overview of Methergin Injection
Uses of Methergin Injection
Methergin 0.2mg/1ml Injection is used in Induction of labour and Post-delivery bleeding.
Side effects of Methergin Injection
Headache, Increased heart rate, Vomiting, Nausea, Slow heart rate.
How to use Methergin Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Methergin Injection works
Methergin 0.2mg/1ml injection stimulates contraction of the uterine muscles during delivery. It also helps to control post-delivery bleeding from the placenta.
In Depth Information on Methergin Injection
Special precautions for Methergin 0.2mg/1ml Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Methergin 0.2mg/1ml Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Methergin 0.2mg/1ml Injection is safe to use during lactatio+more
n. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby....
It is not known whether Methergin 0.2mg/1ml Injection alters+more
the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
Methergin 0.2mg/1ml Injection is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.+more
Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment....
Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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.
Substitutes for Methergin
No substitutes found for this medicine