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misoprostol allergy in children

A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Nguyen
11 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Allergy: an allergy to a drug called misoprostol.

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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Misguided Reaction: Cytotec (misoprostol) allergy is a misguided reaction by the immune system of the body to Cytotec (misoprostol) that often produces unpleasant sympto ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
PGE1 allergy: Prostaglandin E1 (PGE1) or alprostadil is a vasodilator. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Ahlstrom
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably not: Cytotec (misoprostol) alone may not cause an abortion. You should talk to the doctor that gave you the prescription.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Manav Singla
23 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: I have never seen any evidence that cytotec/misoprostol can cause problems for those with nickel allergy. I have not seen that it has nickel. You sh ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
36 years experience Neurology
Yes: You probably should get looked at by a gyn. If you are running a fever or getting worse go to the er.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shah Chowdhury
42 years experience Pediatrics
DANGEROUS......!!!: Are you guys deciding and managing treatment by yourself? Stop further experiment. This is very dangerous for your wife and the fetus. Please go to an ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
26 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Not good.: Cytotec (misoprostol) stimulates strong uterine contractions and can lead to fetal distress or even demise. It can be safely used only in minimal dos ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nonyelu Anyichie
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abortion: Misoprostol is a synthetic prostaglandin e1 (pge1) analog that is used to prevent gastric ulcers, to treat missed miscarriage, to induce labor, and to ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Rivera Jimenez
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cytotec (misoprostol): Mifepristone, an antiprogesterone, binds to the Progesterone receptor to block the receptor, thus inhibiting Progesterone from binding.Mifepristone al ... Read More

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