Medicine Overview of Nitocin Injection
Uses of Nitocin Injection
Nitocin Injection is used in induction of labour and post-delivery bleeding.
Side effects of Nitocin Injection
Vomiting, Headache, Slow heart rate, Nausea, Increased heart rate.
How to use Nitocin Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Nitocin Injection works
Nitocin injection stimulates contraction of the uterine muscles during delivery. It also helps to control post-delivery bleeding from the placenta.
In Depth Information on Nitocin Injection
Special precautions for Nitocin Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Nitocin Injection is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor....
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Nitocin Injection is probably usafe to use during lactation.+more
Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.+more
As Nitocin Injection can start labor. Women with contractions should not drive....
As Nitocin Injection can start labor. Women with contractions should not drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Nitocin Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.+more
However, cautious use is advised in patients with severe kidney disease....
However, cautious use is advised in patients with severe kidney disease.
There is limited information available on the use of Nitocin+more
Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
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.
Substitutes for Nitocin
No substitutes found for this medicine