food interaction for MIFETAB tablet

alcohol interaction for MIFETAB tablet

pregnancy interaction for MIFETAB tablet

lactation interaction for MIFETAB tablet

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It is better to take Mifetab tablet with food.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Mifetab tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
UNSAFE
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION FOR MIFETAB NA tablet

Misoprostol(NA)

Mifetab tablet uses

Mifetab tablet is used in medical abortion and post-delivery bleeding.

How mifetab tablet works

Mifetab tablet increases contractions of the uterus to cause abortion. It can also prevent post-delivery bleeding due to poor contraction of the uterus.

Common side effects of mifetab tablet

Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Uterine bleeding , Infection following abortion, Uterine cramps.

SUBSTITUTES FOR MIFETAB tablet

No substitutes found

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Expert advice FOR MIFETAB tablet

  • If you are taking Misoprostol orally, then it is best taken with food and do not take antacids that contain magnesium along with it. Ask your doctor for help in selecting a suitable antacid.
  • Take Misoprostol only as prescribed by the doctor because in some cases, miscarriages caused by Misoprostol are likely to be incomplete which may result in serious medical complications, leading to hospitalization, surgery and possible infertility.
  • Notify the doctor immediately if excessive bleeding occurs.

Frequently asked questions FOR MIFETAB NA tablet

Misoprostol

Q. Is misoprostol safe?
Yes. Misoprostol is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. Is misoprostol available or sold over the counter?
No. Misoprostol is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter
Q. Is misoprostol effective orally?
Yes. Misoprostol is effective orally
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Q. Is misoprostol available and legal in India?
Yes. Misoprostol is legally available in India
Q. Can I take misoprostol with Advil, Vicodin, hydrocodone?
Misoprostol may be taken with Advil (ibuprofen), Vicodin (paracetamol and hydrocodone), and hydrocodone if prescribed by your doctor.
Q. Does misoprostol cause weight gain?
There is no evidence of misoprostol causing weight gain. If you notice any such symptoms, please consult your doctor.

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Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)