Pitocin Solution For Injection 10U Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Pitocin: Solution for injection (10U)

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What is this Medicine?

OXYTOCIN (ox i TOE sin) is a man-made form of a natural hormone. It works by causing the uterus to contract. It is used to increase the strength of contractions of the uterus. It can be used during childbirth to speed delivery or after childbirth to control bleeding. It is also used clear the uterus after an incomplete abortion or miscarriage.

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Pitocin 10unit/ml Solution for Injection

NDC: 420230116
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Incomplete Abortion, Labor Augmentation, Labor Induction, Postpartum Bleeding

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Fetal Distress

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Pitocin 10unit/ml Solution for Injection
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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