Pfizer Ltd

Composition for Pitocin Products

Pitocin Products are primarily used for

About Pitocin Products

Uses of Pitocin Products

Oxytocin is used for induction of labour. It may also be used to control post-delivery bleeding.

Pitocin Products side effects


Side Effects of Pitocin are Vomiting, Headache, Nausea, Uterine contractions.

How Pitocin Products work

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

Patient Concerns about Pitocin Products

Frequently asked questions about Pitocin Products

Frequently asked questions about Oxytocin

Q. What is Pitocin 10IU Injection and for what it is used for?
Pitocin 10IU Injection is an injectable preparation, which contains Oxytocin. Oxytocin is a hormone, produced naturally by the body. As a medicine, it is used to start or improve the contractions during labor (childbirth) process. It may also be used to minimize the bleeding after childbirth.
Q. How and in what dose can it be used?
It is given as an injection, only at the hospital or clinic by the medical healthcare professional. The dose is decided by the doctor, depending on the contraction pattern or the current medical situation of the patient.
Q. Is there any special precaution should I follow?
Your doctor, would take the proper medical history, and evaluate you before giving this medicine. You should tell the detailed medical history to your doctor. Tell to your doctor if you previously had a premature delivery, or c-section, or any other uterine or cervical surgery.
Q. What may be the possible side effects associated with it?
It may cause a headache, nausea, vomiting and increased in blood pressure. You may also feel increased uterine contractions for some time. However, these conditions are very much manageable in hospital settings.

Products for Pitocin

Pitocin 10IU Injection
vial of 1 ml Injection
Pfizer Ltd
Not Available
vial of 1 ml Injection
Pfizer Ltd
Not Available

Substitute brands for Pitocin

Wockhardt Ltd
1 Product
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
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Mercury Laboratories Ltd
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L Tocin
Lincoln Pharmaceuticals Ltd
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Mankind Pharma Ltd
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