Active management of the 3rd stage of labor 1 mL IM following delivery of the anterior shoulder or immediately after delivery of the child. Prevention & treatment of postpartum haemorrhage Following expulsion of the placenta, 1 mL IM or when bleeding occurs. Max: 3 mL/24 hr.
Severe HTN, pre-eclampsia, eclampsia; severe disorders of cardiac, hepatic, or renal function; occlusive vascular disease; sepsis. Pregnancy & labor (induction, 1st & 2nd stage of labour prior to delivery of the anterior shoulder).