Oxytocin (Pitocin) 10 USP Units/ml - 1 ml Vial

SKU:
629770
$25.98
This item requires a Prescription Drug Authorization Form on file.

Description

Oxytocin, often sold under the brand name Pitocin, is a medication commonly used in obstetrics to induce labor, control postpartum bleeding, and stimulate uterine contractions. Here's a description of Oxytocin (Pitocin) 10 USP Units/ml - 1 ml Vial:

  1. Active Ingredient:

    • Oxytocin: The active ingredient in this formulation is oxytocin, a hormone that plays a key role in uterine contraction during labor and helps control bleeding after childbirth. The concentration is 10 USP (United States Pharmacopeia) Units per milliliter.
  2. Presentation:

    • The medication is supplied in a 1 ml vial, with each milliliter containing 10 USP Units of oxytocin.
  3. Pharmaceutical Formulation:

    • Oxytocin (Pitocin) is formulated as a sterile solution, ensuring that it meets the necessary standards for safety and efficacy during medical use.
  4. Route of Administration:

    • The medication is typically administered intravenously, although in some cases, it may be administered intramuscularly under the supervision of healthcare professionals.

Extra Information

Brand:
American Pharmaceutical Partners
Prescription Drug Authorization:
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