Oxytomed 5IU Injection

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Zydus Cadila

Composition for Oxytomed 5IU Injection

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Primarily used for

Induction of labour, Post-delivery bleeding
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
18.29
1 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Oxytomed Injection

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Uses of Oxytomed Injection

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

Common

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

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How to use Oxytomed Injection

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

How Oxytomed Injection works

Oxytomed 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 Oxytomed Injection

Warnings
Special precautions for Oxytomed 5IU Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Oxytomed 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
Oxytomed 5IU Injection is probably usafe to use during lacta
tion. 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 Oxytomed 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 Oxytomed 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 Oxytome
d 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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