Misotab is a medicine used for medical abortion (terminating a pregnancy). It is also used for preventing excessive bleeding after delivery. This medici... View More
Uses of Misotab
Side effects of Misotab
How to use Misotab
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Misotab is to be taken wit... View More
How Misotab works
Misotab increases contractions of the uterus to cause abortion. It can also prevent post-delivery bleeding due to poor contraction of the uterus.
What if you forget to take Misotab?
If you miss a dose of Misotab, it is likely that the termination will not be fully effective. Talk to your doctor if you forget to take Misotab.
NSAID-induced ulcers, Termination of pregnancy, Benign gastric and duodenal ulcers
Should be taken with food.
NSAID-Induced Ulcer Adult: Benign gastric and duodenal ulceration and NSAID associated ulceration: 800 mcg daily (in 2-4 divided doses) with breakfas... View More
Renal impairment: Use with caution; peak plasma concentration, half-life, and bioavailability may be increased, but it is not clear whether these increa... View More
Misoprostol is contraindicated to anyone with a history of allergy to prostaglandins. Women of childbearing potential. Pregnancy and lactation.
Mode of Action
Misoprostol, a synthetic prostaglandin E1 analogue, exerts its antisecretory activity by directly acting on specific prostaglandin receptors found on th... View More
In case of prevention and treatment of NSAID induced gastric and duodenal ulcer: Misoprostol is contraindicated in women who are pregnant, and should no... View More
>10% Diarrhea (14-40%),Abdominal pain (13-20%) 1-10% Headache (2%) Frequency Not Defined Anaphylaxis,Anemia,Cardiac dysrhythmia,Chest pain,Flat... View More
May increase effects of oxytocin. Increased risk of misoprostol-induced diarrhoea with magnesium-containing antacids.
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