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We found 8 questions associated with the 'Pitocin' topic.

Are Clindamycin and Pitocin being given by IV compatible or do you need a second IV site?

Have an induction who is receiving Pitocin for uterine contractions. She is GBS+ and allergic to PCN's.

Posted 2 Dec 2014 1 answer


I was once a Pitocin baby who grew into a highly vulnerable 44 y.o. woman. Is Pitocin to blame?

How can I "fix" my brain and emotions? Are there tests for measuring oxytocin sensitivity / Pitocin damage? I had always wondered what was wrong with me ( lack of psychological resources ...

Posted 19 Sep 2014 1 answer

Why was the nasal spray, Pitocin, taken off the market?

My daughter's doctor is having a pharmacy make it specially for her, but I don't want her to use it until I know why it was taken off the market. It is going to be used for "milk let ...

Posted 2 Sep 2010 1 answer

How effective is Pitocin in treating women's sexual dysfunction?

I've heard it may be used to increase libido in women. Is this true and what are the side effects? Possible drug interactions?

Posted 29 Jul 2010 1 answer

After my baby is born they will give me syntocin. Why?

There seem to me to be many contraindications to using pitocin routinely. Is it a better idea to wait and see if a new mother needs it? Is it possible to have a postpartum hemorrhage and be ...

Posted 25 May 2010 1 answer

My daughter's labor was induced with Pitocin, and the IV drip was left in her vein for 24 hours?

... after the birth of her baby. She had extreme swelling of her labia... the doctor and nurses said that they had never seen such a severe reaction after birth. They never were able to figure out ...

Posted 11 Aug 2009 1 answer

what are the side effects of pitocin?

I am 41 weeks pregnant and my doctor chose to induce me tomorrow. I'm assuming they will use an IV drip of pitocin to do that. Do you know any side effects that people can have with pitocin? ...

Posted 2 Aug 2009 2 answers

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