1. Anxious system negative side effects of misoprostol (the energetic ingredient had in Cytotec) are rare, but consist of wooziness, headache, as well as neuropathy. Lethargy and also delusions have been described with concomitant use of misoprostol as well as phenylbutazone or naproxen. [Ref]

    A situation of serious hyperthermia has been stated in a 20-year-old female, in the prompt postpartum duration, soon after getting an oral dosage of misoprostol 800 mcg for treatment versus postpartum hemorrhage. [Ref]

    Misoprostol-induced fever has actually been stated in the literature. The occurrence of high temperature is associated to misoprostol (the energetic substance had in Cytotec) dosage and also course (highest occurrence found in the high-dose sublingual routes). Nonetheless, there seems genetic variants in between ethnic groups as well as intrapartum medical elements. [Ref]

    A greater price of caesarian shipment is stated in a study (n=425) of women, with a prior record of cesarean, provided misoprostol for induction of labor. [Ref]

    The suggested adult dental dosage of Cytotec for lowering the risk of NSAID-induced intestinal abscess is 200 mcg 4 times daily with meals. If this dosage could not be endured, a dosage of 100 mcg could be utilized. (See Clinical Pharmacology: Clinical studies.) Cytotec ought to be taken for the duration of NSAID therapy as suggested by the physician. Cytotec should be taken with a meal, as well as the last dose of the day must be at going to bed.