Protecid

Protecid

misoprostol

Manufacturer:

Meprofarm
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Misoprostol
Indications/Uses
Prophylaxis of NSAID-induced gastric ulcer.
Dosage/Direction for Use
200 mcg 4 times daily.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to prostaglandin. Women of childbearing potential. Pregnancy & lactation.
Special Precautions
Regularly perform pregnancy test prior to treatment. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn <18 yr.
Adverse Reactions
GI upset eg, diarrhoea, abdominal pain, gynecological disorder (cramps, spotting, menorrhagia, dysmenorrhea).
MIMS Class
Antacids, Antireflux Agents & Antiulcerants
ATC Classification
A02BB01 - misoprostol ; Belongs to the class of prostaglandins. Used in the treatment of peptic ulcer and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
Presentation/Packing
Form
Protecid tab 200 mcg
Packing/Price
3 × 10's
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