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Misoprostol

Class
  • Synthetic prostaglandin E1 (PGE1) analogue
Indications
  • Prevention of NSAID-induced gastric ulcers
    • In people who are both taking NSAIDs and are at high risk for NSAID-induced ulcers, including the elderly and people with ulcer complications
  • Labour induction
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Side effects
  • Diarrhoea
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