Information about Ethacridine

Ethacridine uses

Ethacridine is used in induction of labour and post-delivery bleeding.

How ethacridine works

Ethacridine stimulates contraction of the uterine muscles during delivery. It also helps to control post-delivery bleeding from the placenta.

Common side effects of ethacridine

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

Available Medicine for Ethacridine

  • ₹95 to ₹105
    Jagsonpal Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹37
    Unichem Laboratories Ltd
    1 variant(s)

Content on this page was last updated on 22 February, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)