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Cause Of Cytotec Allergy
I took 8 cytotec (misoprostol) tablets orally and vaginally for abortion but i was allergic and i didn't bleed. Did the allergy caused the failed abortion?
Misoporstol (Cytotec ) is a labor inducer is a kind of women's health and pregnancy drug. Misoprostol is a medication that causes the uterus to contract. This can be used to induce labor. It is also used to help a miscarriage pass more quickly. It is either taken by mouth or as tablets placed into the vagina. Misoprostol causes significant cramping and, if it is used to pass a miscarriage, causes vaginal bleeding. This is a normal ...Read more
I recently had a miscarriage and in the ER they gave me cytotec (misoprostol).. I have a nickel allergy, does cytotec (misoprostol) contain nickel?
M/c 2wks ago, misoprostol 1wk ago. Throbbing lower back pain and headache now. Could it be gas and allergies or linked to miscarriage?
Taking for ? purpose: The label indication for cytotec (misoprostol) is stomach or intestinal inflammation from acid-peptic disease, and to protect the stomach from use of aspirin and NSAIDs. If you are talking about using it for termination of pregnancy, this needs to be done with a knowledgable physician who can determine its safety. Generally, pain is minimal if termination is in the first 12 weeks,but there can be complications ...Read more
7wks now took test @ 6wks & it was positive, @ 4wks had taken cytotec (misoprostol) had brown discharge now feeling pain abve my naval area goin down..Wats the cause
See an OB/GYN: Cannot diagnose you over the internet. You should be seen and examined. ...Read more
Depends: What is the dose of the tab? You should not be handling this without a Provider to help you. ...Read more
No.: Not at least by yourself. Any pregnancy undergoing termination during the 2nd trimester needs to be cared for by a trained professional. You can't do this on your own as you would be at an extremely high risk of bleeding and failed procedure, even if you were to have the right medications. Please see your gynecologist about this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Trying to have baby. 4 losses in 1.5 years. Cytotec (misoprostol) last time. Now unable to conceive. Can Cytotec (misoprostol) be the cause?
Recurrent pregnancy loss: No, I do not believe that Cytotec (misoprostol) would cause permanent damage unless it was a violent delivery and tore your cervix. But even then that unlikely would affect our ability to conceive only the ability to hold onto the baby. What is possible is that you were not completely emptied. I would start with a pelvic ultrasound and possibly hysteroscopy with the dilation and curretage ...Read more
They gave me misoprostol cause i had a missed miscarriage i took it 2 days ago, still in pain, is it normal?
Yes: Pain can last for a few days. I understand your emotions at this time which even makes it worse. I am so sorry for your loss. ...Read more
Can arthrotec (diclofenac and misoprostol) or other nsaids cause elevated liver enzymes? I don't drink at all and don't know what could be causing it otherwise?
It can hurt.: Misoprostol is a prostaglandin that stimulates carious smooth muscle organs to contract, including the uterus, bowel, bladder. It can cause transient fever, tachycardia, nausea/vomiting and pain from the colicky contractions it induces. No long-term adverse effects are known. Adequate pain control when taking Cytotec (misoprostol) is certainly advisable in a hospital setting under medical care. ...Read more
Yes Urination OK: Hi CKirshna, Yes you should be able to urinate on misoprostol. Misoprostol is used to coat the stomach and prevent stomach ulcer. Do not use the drug if you plan to become pregnant or are pregnant.Birth defects In the US we have misoprostol by itself or combined with another medication called Cytotec. It is an expensive medication in the US not frequently used. Good question Dr Lori Lange ...Read more
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more