Ethacridine lactate


Concise Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
Pregnancy termination after 1st 3 mth.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult : Extra-amniotic As 0.1% soln: 10 mL per gestational wk (max: 200 mL), instill slowly using Foley catheter.
Dosage Details
Extra-amniotic
Medical termination of pregnancy after first trimester
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.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity, pregnancy.
Adverse Reactions
Hypersensitivity, prolonged use delays wound healing.
Drug Interactions
Activity enhanced by alkaline solutions.
Action
Description: Induces abortion after extra-amniotic instillation.
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