7.1.1 Prostoglandins and oxytocics

NICE CG70 Induction of labour (July 2008)

Carboprost
  • Injection 250 micrograms/ml
Dinoprostone
  • Vaginal gel 1mg, 2mg
  • Vaginal tablets 3mg
  • Vaginal delivery system 10mg
  • Extra-amniotic sterile solution 10mg/ml
Ergometrine maleate
  • Injection 500 micrograms/ml

With Oxytocin

  • Injection 500 micrograms, 5 units/ml
Gemeprost
  • Pessaries 1mg
Oxytocin
  • Injection 5 units/ml

 

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