# Oxytocics

Dinoprostone

Also known as (15S)-Prostaglandin e2, Cervidil, Dinoproston, Dinoprostona, Dinoprostone Prostaglandin E2, Dinoprostonum, Enzaprost E, Minprostin E2, PGE2, Prepidil, Propess, Prostaglandin E2, Prostin E2 A synthetic prostaglandin E2 (PGE2) analogue with smooth muscle...
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Oxytocin

Also known as OXT, Pitocin, Syntocinon Oxytocin (125 aa, ~13kDa) is encoded by the human OXT gene. This protein plays a role in smooth muscle contraction in both the mammary gland and uterus. Oxytocin also is involved in maternal-newborn bonding, cognition and many...
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Misoprostol

Also known as Cytotec, Misoprostolum, SC-29333 Can I take Misoprostol while breastfeeding? Mispoprostol is a prostaglandin E1 analogue. Prostaglandin E1 and other prostaglandins appear normally in colostrum and milk.[1] Because of the extremely low levels of...
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Methylergonovine

Can I take Methylergonovine while breastfeeding? Limited information indicates that maternal doses of methylergonovine up to 0.75 mg daily produce low levels in milk. Product labeling in the U.S. currently recommends avoiding breast feeding for 12 hours following the...
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Ergonovine

Also known as Ergobasine, Ergometrina, Ergometrine, Ergometrinum, Ergotrate maleate Can I take Ergonovine while breastfeeding? Ergonovine given in the immediate postpartum period lowers serum basal prolactin and possibly suckling-induced prolactin increases. It also...
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