Oxytocin

Oxytocin is a drug that belongs to the group of medicines called oxytocins and it is identical with oxytocin, a hormone released by the pituitary gland, which has an effect on the muscles of the uterus (womb).

Oxytocin EVER Pharma is a generic version of Syntocinon® (Novartis) and indicated for the induction of labour for medical reasons; stimulation of labour in hypotonic uterine inertia; during caesarean section, following delivery of the child; prevention and treatment of postpartum uterine atony and haemorrhage. Early stages of pregnancy as an adjunctive therapy for the management of incomplete, inevitable, or missed abortion.

Currently registered in the UK and France with further registrations in progress or planned.