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Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Miptol. Please consult your doctor.
Miptol is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy. Seek your doctor's advice as studies on pregnant women and animals have shown significant harmful effec... View More
Miptol should be used with caution during breastfeeding. Breastfeeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eli... View More
Miptol may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Miptol is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Miptol is recommended. However, inform your doctor if you have an underlyin... View More
Miptol is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Miptol may not be needed in these... View More
Miptol is a medicine used for medical abortion (terminating a pregnancy). It is also used for preventing excessive bleeding after delivery. This medicin... View More
Uses of Miptol
- Medical abortion
- Post-delivery bleeding
Side effects of Miptol
- Menorrhagia (heavy menstrual bleeding)
- Uterine contractions
- Stomach cramp
How to use Miptol
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. Miptol is to be taken with... View More
How Miptol works
Miptol 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 Miptol?
If you miss a dose of Miptol, it is likely that the termination will not be fully effective. Talk to your doctor if you forget to take Miptol.
- Miptol helps terminate pregnancy when used along with another medicine called mifepristone.
- It may also be used to prevent excessive bleeding after delivery.
- For pregnancy termination:
- Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as it can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
- It does not affect fertility. Use contraception to avoid pregnancy.
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.
Alternative brand for Miptol
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More