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carboprost tromethamine-injection, Hemabate

GENERIC NAME: CARBOPROST TROMETHAMINE - INJECTION (KAR-boh-prosst)

BRAND NAME(S): Hemabate

Medication Uses | How To Use | Side Effects | Precautions | Drug Interactions | Overdose | Notes | Missed Dose | Storage

USES: This medication causes the uterus to contract and is used for the termination of a pregnancy. It is also used to help control severe bleeding after giving birth.

HOW TO USE: This medication is given into a muscle (IM) as directed by your doctor. The dosage depends on your response to therapy. The total dose should not exceed 12 milligrams when used for termination of pregnancy or 2 milligrams when used to control bleeding after giving birth. This drug should not be used for more than 2 days. Follow all instructions for proper use. Consult your pharmacist. This medication should be checked visually for particles or discoloration before use. If present, do not use the liquid.




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