Medicine Overview of Zitotec Tablet
Uses of Zitotec Tablet
Zitotec 25mg Tablet is used in medical abortion and post-delivery bleeding.
Side effects of Zitotec Tablet
Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Uterine bleeding , Infection following abortion, Uterine cramps.
How to use Zitotec Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Zitotec 25mg Tablet with food.
How Zitotec Tablet works
Zitotec 25mg tablet increases contractions of the uterus to cause abortion. It can also prevent post-delivery bleeding due to poor contraction of the uterus.
In Depth Information on Zitotec Tablet
Expert advice for Zitotec Tablet
- If you are taking Zitotec 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 Zitotec only as prescribed by the doctor because in some cases, miscarriages caused by Zitotec 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.
Special precautions for Zitotec 25mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Zitotec 25mg Tablet 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.
Zitotec 25mg Tablet should be used with caution during lacta+more
tion. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
Zitotec 25mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,+more
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Zitotec 25mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Zitotec 25mg Tablet is recommended.+more
However, inform your doctor if you have an underlying kidney disease. This medicine may be started with a low dose and then increased with caution by your doctor....
However, inform your doctor if you have an underlying kidney disease. This medicine may be started with a low dose and then increased with caution by your doctor.
Zitotec 25mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with+more
liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Zitotec 25mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
If you miss a dose of Misoprostol, 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.
Frequently asked questions for Zitotec 25mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Misoprostol
Yes. Zitotec is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
No. Zitotec is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter
Yes. Zitotec is effective orally
Yes. Zitotec is legally available in India
Zitotec may be taken with Advil (ibuprofen), Vicodin (paracetamol and hydrocodone), and hydrocodone if prescribed by your doctor.
There is no evidence of Zitotec causing weight gain. If you notice any such symptoms, please consult your doctor.