• post-partum hem
  • The method was developed in Bangladesh in 2001 by Dr. Sayeba Akhter and has since been supported by health workers worldwide as an effective method to stop post partum hemorrhage, particularly in low resource settings. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • asthma anemia jaundice diabetes mellitus seizure disorders past uterine surgery diarrhea (most common, may be sudden in onset) flushing or hot flashes fever chills nausea/vomiting Carboprost is supplied with its salt derivative tromethamine in 1 milliliter ampules containing a 250 microgram/milliliter solution of the active drug. (wikipedia.org)
  • delivery
  • Play media Depending on the definition in question, postpartum hemorrhage is defined as more than 500ml following vaginal delivery or 1000ml of blood loss following caesarean section in the first 24 hours following delivery. (wikipedia.org)
  • studies
  • In pharmacokinetic studies, intravenous injections of carbetocin produced tetanic uterine contractions within two minutes, lasting six minutes, followed by rhythmic contractions for a further hour.Intramuscular injection produced tetanic contractions in less than two minutes, lasting about 11 minutes, and followed by rhythmic contractions for an additional two hours. (clinicaltrials.gov)