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Foetocin

Foetocin Information

Foetocin Benefits & Uses

Foetocin is used to treat the following -

Foetocin Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Foetocin

Oxytocin

Foetocin Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Foetocin is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Headache दुर्लभ
  3. Slow heart rate (pulse)
  4. Increased Heart Rate
  5. Coma
  6. Arrhythimia
  7. Abdominal Pain दुर्लभ
  8. Confusion
  9. Dizziness दुर्लभ
  10. Convulsion

Foetocin Related Warnings

Is the use of Foetocin safe for pregnant women?

Foetocin has mild to no side effects in pregnant women.

Mild

Is the use of Foetocin safe during breastfeeding?

Foetocin does not show any harmful effects in lactating women.

Safe

What is the effect of Foetocin on the Kidneys?

Foetocin is not harmful for kidneys.

Safe

What is the effect of Foetocin on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Foetocin on the liver have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Foetocin on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Foetocin on the heart have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Foetocin with Other Drugs

Foetocin should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Vasopressin

Pseudoephedrine

Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan,Paracetamol,Phenylephrine

    Ephedrine

    Epinephrine

    Foetocin Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Foetocin unless your doctor advises you to do so -

    1. Allergy
    2. Cervical Cancer

    Frequently asked Questions about Foetocin

    Is this Foetocin habit forming or addictive?

    Forming a habit of Foetocin has not been reported.

    No

    Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

    After taking Foetocin you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

    Dangerous

    Is it safe?

    Yes, Foetocin is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    No, the use of Foetocin in mental disorders is not effective.

    No

    Foetocin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Foetocin

    Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Foetocin together with food.

    Unknown

    Interaction between Alcohol and Foetocin

    No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Foetocin with alcohol will be.

    Unknown

    Details

    सामग्री 1 Ml Injection(S)
    This medicine data has been created by -
    Dr. Md Saadullah
    M.Pharma, Pharmacy
    3 Years of Experience
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    Dr. Vikas Chauhan
    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    2 Years of Experience
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    References

    1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 965-966
    2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 329-331
    3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Pitocin® (Oxytocin)
    4. Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Syntometrine® (oxytocin/Ergometrine Maleate)