Ethacridine lactate

Full Generic Medicine Info
Dosage/Direction for Use

Medical termination of pregnancy after 1st 3 months
Adult: 10 ml/gestational wk of 0.1% solution (max: 200 ml), to be slowly instilled extra-amniotically using a Foley catheter. Catheter is then clamped at its lower end and left in place for 24 hr unless expelled earlier.
Hypersensitivity, pregnancy.
Adverse Reactions
Hypersensitivity, prolonged use delays wound healing.
Drug Interactions
Activity enhanced by alkaline solutions.
Induces abortion after extra-amniotic instillation.
CIMS Class
Drugs Acting on the Uterus
ATC Classification
B05CA08 - ethacridine lactate ; Belongs to the class of antiinfectives used as irrigating solutions.
D08AA01 - ethacridine lactate ; Belongs to the class of acridine derivative antiseptics and disinfectants. Used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
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