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What is misoprostol usually taken for?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 26 years experience
Stomach protection.: Fda has only approved Misoprostol to counteract the erosive effects of nsaids on the stomach lining and prevent gastritis in chronic NSAID users. Off label uses of daily ob/gyn practice include induction of labor, management of uterine atony and postpartum hemorrhage, pregnancy termination.

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