Class: Ergot Alkaloids (CNS agents)
Mechanism of Action:
Molecular Formulae: C19H23N3O2.C4H4O4 = 441.5
Precautions: Sever hypertension. induction or early stages of labour. vascular diseases. sepsis. eclampsia.
Indications/Uses: Active management of third stage of labour. prevention of postpartum hemorrhage.
Side Effects: Nausea. vomiting. headache. tinnitus. dizziness. chest pain. palpitations. dyspnoea. bradycardia.