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How expensive is misoprostol?

Depends: Misoprostol 100 microgram tablets cost USD 13.33 for 12 tablets, the 200 microgram tablets cost USD 7.01 for 2 tablets (www. Drugs. Com). ...Read more

Dr. Michele Lauria
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Misoprostol (Definition)

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


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What is misoprostol usually taken for?

What is misoprostol usually taken for?

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. ...Read more

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What are the effects of misoprostol twice in six months?

What are the effects of misoprostol twice in six months?

No longterm effects: Depending on the reason for taking misoprostol, there should not be any long term effects. ...Read more

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Can you overdose on misoprostol?

Can you overdose on misoprostol?

Yes: As with all drugs there is a safe and effective range of doses and there is the potential for overdosing when exceeding that range. ...Read more

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Where can I buy cytotec (misoprostol)?

Cytotec (misoprostol): Misoprostol (Cytotec) is a prescription medication so you will need to see a medical provider to have is prescribed. ...Read more

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Where can you get cytotec (misoprostol)?

Cytotec (misoprostol): Misoprostol (Cytotec) is a prescription medication so you will need to see a medical provider to have is prescribed. ...Read more

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How long does misoprostol stay in your system?

How long does misoprostol stay in your system?

Uterine contraction: It is excreted by the kidneys in about one hour so should be gone from your system in 90 minutes but the effect on tissue may last longer with cramping. ...Read more

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What happens when u take cytotec (misoprostol)?

What happens when u take cytotec (misoprostol)?

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

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What are the effects of misoprostol more than once?

What are the effects of misoprostol more than once?

Misoprostol: Misoprostol is used to protect the stomach lining from the effects of nsaids like Aspirin and ibuprofen. It is also used for inducing uterine contractions. Misoprostol can be used more than once. It remains in the body only for a short time. ...Read more

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What exactly is the drug misoprostol (cytotec) prescribed for?

What exactly is the drug misoprostol (cytotec) prescribed for?

Two indications.: The drug's two main indications include stomach prophylaxis for those taking nsaids (aspirin-like antiinflammatories) and labor induction as a uterine stimulant (off-label, widely accepted practice). Is is a form of inflammatory hormone that has topical and remote effects on various tissues. ...Read more

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Please point me to where can I buy misoprostol (cytotec) online?

Please point me to where can I buy misoprostol (cytotec) online?

Prescription only: I don't believe you can buy this online unless you somehow get it from a pharmacy in Canada or Mexico. This medication shouldn't be taken without prescription however, as it can cause severe asthma symptoms. If you are planning to use it to cause a pregnancy loss, you may cause yourself hemorrhaging. ...Read more

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What is cytotec (misoprostol) tablet for and how effective is it?

What is cytotec (misoprostol) tablet for and how effective is it?

Protect stomach lini: Protects stomach lining mucosa from NSAID....Aspirin, Motrin. Fairly good. ...Read more

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What happens when you take cytotec (misoprostol)? Does it hurt you?

What happens when you take cytotec (misoprostol)? Does it hurt you?

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

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I took cytotec 600mg viginally for abortion, how long will it start to work?

I took cytotec 600mg viginally for abortion, how long will it start to work?

Doctor follow up: You will need to contact the provider who prescribed the medication. Schedule a visit to go over their protocol and to discuss expectations. They also need to provide you with appropriate follow up. They may want to prescribe pain medication to help you manage the cramping. Most importantly they need to go over your birth control options for the future ...Read more

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How do one know that all the tissues are out after the use of cytotec (misoprostol)?

How do one know that all the tissues are out after the use of cytotec (misoprostol)?

Bhcg hormone: They way to do this is to monitor your bhcg blood levels. When it drops to zero you know everything is complete. ...Read more

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I am afraid of doing the D&C, I think about not waking up or if I do something internal happens. I am trying to get the pill cytotec, what can I do?

I am afraid of doing the D&C, I think about not waking up or if I do something internal happens. I am trying to get the pill cytotec, what can I do?

Talk to your doctor: Surgery and anesthesia are not without risks but in general are pretty safe. There may be the option to have spinal anesthesia also. Be honest and explain to the doctor your concerns and let them address them. ...Read more

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How is misoprostol (abortion pill)?

How is misoprostol (abortion pill)?

Misoprostol: Misoprostol alone is not an abortion pill and in fact it's used as a drug to prevent/treat stomach ulcers. It just so happens that Misoprostol can also initiate uterine contractions, but contractions alone are not enough to cause an abortion. Mifepristone is a drug used in conjunction with Misoprostol that causes the separation of the pregnancy. Misoprostol is used as a drug for completion. ...Read more

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How effective is using misoprostol to have an abortion?

How effective is using misoprostol to have an abortion?

With/without ru486: Misoprostol is usually given with Mifepristone to cause abortions. In early pregnancy that combination works more than 90% of the time. It is less effective on its own. ...Read more

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Should misoprostol be inserted vaginally after 24hours or 6-8hours after taking the mifepristone?

Should misoprostol be inserted vaginally after 24hours or 6-8hours after taking the mifepristone?

MisoprostolForAborti: Swallow1 pill 200mgm of Mifepristone. Wait 24to48 hours. Then take 4 pills 200mgm each
You do not insert any pill in vagina ...Read more

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Can misoprostol abort 3weeks pregnancy?

Can misoprostol abort 3weeks pregnancy?

Yes: Yes, a medical abortion can be induced with miso alone and it is about 85% effective. It may take several doses to complete the abortion to be successful and there is a small risk of bleeding that may need medical or surgical attention. In places where services for abortion are few, this is the only option for some women. Http://iwhc. Org/resource/abortion-self-administered-misoprostol-guide-women ...Read more

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Can misoprostol abort a 24days pregnancy?

Can misoprostol abort a 24days pregnancy?

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 induce abortion. Misoprostol when taken as appropriate can induce abortion in a 24 day pregnancy. Your answer is yes. Be well. ...Read more

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Can I urine while I take misoprostol?

Can I urine while I take misoprostol?

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
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Side effects of cytotec (misoprostol) =?

Side effects of cytotec (misoprostol) =?

Labor: When used to induce labor Cytotec (misoprostol) often causes contractions sometimes severe. In larger doses nausea vomiting diarrhea. Must be used cautiously when used in induction with live baby on monitor. ...Read more

Dr. Arnold Malerman
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Cytotec (Definition)

Cytotec is a labor inducer which is a kind of women's ...Read more