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    Oxytocin

    Information about Oxytocin

    Oxytocin uses

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

    How oxytocin works

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

    Common side effects of oxytocin

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

    Available Medicine for Oxytocin

    • ₹17 to ₹1368
      Novartis India Ltd
      3 variant(s)
    • ₹20
      Maneesh Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹18
      Neon Laboratories Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹18
      Lincoln Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹18
      TTK Healthcare Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹3
      Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹18
      Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹18
      Mercury Healthcare Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹17 to ₹19
      Zydus Cadila
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹18
      Inga Laboratories Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)

    Content on this page was last updated on 20 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)