Misoprostol
Misoprostol
Misoprostol
Misoprostol, sold under the brandname Cytotec among others, is a medication used to start labor, cause an abortion, prevent and treat stomach ulcers, and treat postpartum bleeding due to poor contraction of the uterus.

200 mcg Misoprostol

Product Name Per Pill Per Pack Savings Order
200mcg × 30 pills 22.71ZAR 681.19ZAR 0.00ZAR
200mcg × 60 pills 21.12ZAR 1 267.33ZAR 95.05ZAR
200mcg × 120 pills 18.54ZAR 2 224.29ZAR 500.46ZAR
200mcg × 180 pills 16.51ZAR 2 972.45ZAR 1 114.67ZAR
200mcg × 270 pills 14.19ZAR 3 831.68ZAR 2 299.01ZAR
200mcg × 360 pills 12.44ZAR 4 479.04ZAR 3 695.21ZAR

100 mcg Misoprostol

Product Name Per Pill Per Pack Savings Order
100mcg × 30 pills 21.02ZAR 630.59ZAR 0.00ZAR
100mcg × 60 pills 19.55ZAR 1 173.18ZAR 87.99ZAR
100mcg × 90 pills 18.28ZAR 1 645.00ZAR 246.75ZAR
100mcg × 120 pills 17.16ZAR 2 059.05ZAR 463.29ZAR
100mcg × 180 pills 15.29ZAR 2 751.64ZAR 1 031.87ZAR
100mcg × 270 pills 13.14ZAR 3 547.04ZAR 2 128.22ZAR
100mcg × 360 pills 11.52ZAR 4 146.31ZAR 3 420.71ZAR

Product Description

General information
Misoprostol is a synthetic prostaglandin. The medicine is used to prevent stomach ulcers formation by patients who take NSAIDs. It protects stomach against destructive action of NSAIDs.
Directions
Take a pill every time when you're eating and before bedtime. Misoprostol is active starting within 30 minutes since its intake and continues for about 3 hours.
Precautions
Before starting your treatment with Misoprostol tell your doctor about all the conditions you may have especially about inflammatory bowel disease or any other condition to avoid dangerous conditions caused by considerable loss of fluid. Avoid taking it with a magnesium-containing antacid.
Contraindications
Pregnant and breastfeeding women, patients with renal impairment and patients under 18 y.o. can't use the medicine.
Possible side effect
Vomit, diarrhea, abdominal pain are frequent side effects. Sometimes it can cause headache, rash, drowsiness, menstrual cramps, hypo or hypertension, nausea, and flatulence.
Drug interactions
No significant interactions were reported.
Missed dose
Take the missed dose as soon as possible. If it is almost time of the next intake just skip it and go back to your schedule.
Overdose
If you think you have overdosed the medicine seek emergency medical help at once. The overdose symptoms are drowsiness, tremor, diarrhea, stomach upset, pain in the stomach, difficulty breathing, irregular heartbeat low blood pressure, seizures, fever.
Storage
Store the medicine at room temperature away from moisture, sunlight, kids and pets in a tight container.
Note
The information presented at the site has a general character. Note please this information cannot be used for self-treatment and self diagnosis. You should consult with your doctor or health care adviser regarding any specific instructions of your condition. The information is reliable, but we concede it could contain mistakes. We are not responsible for any direct, indirect, special or other damage caused by use of this information on the site and also for consequences of self-treatment.