Ergometrine and Oxytocin Injection (Syntometrine®)
Syntometrine® Injection is a sterile, clear, colourless solution, faintly bluish fluorescent, containing synthetic oxytocin 5 IU/mL and ergometrine maleate 0.5 mg/mL. It also contains maleic acid, sodium chloride, acetic acid, chlorbutanol, sodium acetate trihydrate and water for injections, buffered to pH 3.2.
For the active management of the third stage of labour and prevention and treatment of post-partum haemorrhage associated with uterine atony.
- Strength: oxytocin 5 IU/mL and ergometrine maleate 0.5 mg/mL
- Package: 1 mL ampoule
- Phebra Code: INJ182
- Pack Size: 5 ampoules