Misoprost (200 mcg) Tablet Side Effects and usage

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Misoprost (200 mcg) - Misoprostol- Tablet is manufactured by Cipla Limited and the main constituent generic drug is Misoprostol- 200 mcg.

Misoprost (200 mcg) Tablet Medicine Side effects and usage

Side Effects

Diarrhoea, abdominal pain, dyspepsia, flatulence, nausea, vomiting, abnormal vaginal bleeding (inter menstural bleeding, menorrhagia, post menopausal bleeding).
Rashes, dizziness.

Indications

Termination of pregnancy (49 days or less duration).
Cervical ripening before surgical termination of pregnancy in the 1st trimester.
Prevention and treatment of NSAID associated gastrointestinal injury and blood loss.
Benign gastric and duodenal ulcer (not usually recommended).

Contra Indications

Women of child bearing age should be advised misoprostol only if they take effective contraceptive measure.
Pregnancy and lactation.

Caution

Conditions where hypotension may precipitate severe complications e.
g.
cerebrovascular disease, cardiovascular disease.
Elderly and renal impairment.

Cost

The cost of the drug per 1 Tablet is Rs.19.8 in India as of date.

Formulation

Misoprost (200 mcg) Tablet mainly contains the generic formulation called as Misoprostol- 200 mcg.

Misoprost (200 mcg) Tablet Medicine Generics

Medicine Name: Misoprost (200 mcg) Tablet
Manufacturer: Cipla Limited
Generic Molecule: Misoprostol

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