Ritopp belongs to the class of uterine relaxants. It is used in the treatment of premature labor, a condition which occurs when the uterus starts contracting earlier than usual.
Q. How and in what dose should I take Ritopp?
Take this medicine, as per the advice of your doctor. The dose and duration depend on your exact medical condition. However take it at the same time of each day, to help you remember it.
Q. What if I forget to take Ritopp?
If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and follow your usual dosing schedule. Do not take the double dose, to make up for a forgotten one.
Q. What precautions do I need to take while taking Ritopp?
You should consult your doctor, immediately if your contractions begin again or your water breaks.
Q. What are the possible side effects of using Ritopp?
The common side effects associated with Ritopp, are blurred vision, chest pain or tightness, fast or irregular heart beat (only with injection), dizziness or lightheadedness, drowsiness, dry mouth, nausea, and stomach pain. If any of these side effects bother you, consult with your doctor.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 27th Dec 2019. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.