"Pregnant mothers' exposure to the flu was associated with a nearly fourfold increased risk that their child would develop bipolar disorder in adulthood, in a study funded by the National Institutes of Health. The findings add to mounting evidence"...
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Parenteral drug products should be inspected visually for particulate matter and discoloration prior to administration.
1 mL, 0.2 mg, after delivery of the anterior shoulder, after delivery of the placenta, or during the puerperium. May be repeated as required, at intervals of 2-4 hours.
1 mL, 0.2 mg, administered slowly over a period of no less than 60 seconds (See WARNINGS.)
One tablet, 0.2 mg, 3 or 4 times daily in the puerperium for a maximum of 1 week.
White, round, biconvex compressed tablets debossed with “n” on one side and “01” on the other side. Available in bottles of 7, 12, 28 and 100 tablets.
Bottles of 7…..………………NDC 27437-050-19
Bottles of 12…...…….………NDC 27437-050-57
Bottles of 28…………………NDC 27437-050-56
Bottles of 100………..………NDC 27437-050-01
Store And Dispense
Tablets: Store below 25°C (77°F); in tight, light-resistant container.
Manufactured by: Novel Laboratories, Inc., Somerset, NJ 08873. Manufactured for: Lupin Pharma, Baltimore, MD 21202. Revised:. Jan 2016This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/20/2016
Additional Methergine Information
Methergine - User Reviews
Methergine User Reviews
Now you can gain knowledge and insight about a drug treatment with Patient Discussions.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Parenting and Pregnancy
Get tips for baby and you.