Carboprost Tromethamine Solution For Injection
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CARBOPROST TROMETHAMINE (KAR boe prost tro METH a meen) is used to end pregnancy. It works by inducing uterine contractions and helping the cervix open (dilate). It may also be used to treat excessive bleeding from the uterus at the end of a pregnancy. It works by helping your body tighten muscles in the uterus, which reduces blood loss.
This medication is injected into a muscle. It is given by your care team in a hospital or clinic setting.
Talk to your care team about the use of this medication in children. Special care may be needed.
Side effects that you should report to your care team as soon as possible:
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report these to your care team if they continue or are bothersome):
This medication is given in a hospital or clinic. It will not be stored at home.
They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
This does not apply. This medication is not for regular use.
Your condition will be monitored carefully while you are receiving this medication.
Contact your care team immediately if you experience signs and symptoms of infection or other complications, such as fever, chills, pelvic or stomach pain, unusual vaginal discharge, itching, or odor, or increase in vaginal bleeding several days after treatment.
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