Pituitrin

Pituitrin (Pituitrinum; list B) - hormonal medication. Get out of the posterior lobe of the pituitary glands slaughter cattle by water extraction. Contains two hormones - oxytocin (see) and vasopressin. Apply pituitrin to strengthen the contractions of the uterus during childbirth, postpartum bleeding under the skin and intramuscularly in a dose of 0,2-0,25 ml (1-1,25 UNITS) every 30 minutes up to a total dose of 1 ml Applied also with bed-wetting and nesharnyi diabetes, in these cases are adults and 1 ml (5-10 UNITS). Contra-indications: hypertension, nephropathy pregnant.
The release form: ampoules to 1 ml (5 and 10 UNITS).
Available also pituitrin M, maximum freed from vasopressin. Is used to strengthen the contractions of the uterus during childbirth and the postpartum bleeding. Enter intravenous drip method in 5% glucose solution (5 UNITS in 1 l of a solution). The release form: ampoules to 1 ml (5 UNITS).

Pituitrin (Pituitrinum; synonym.: Нуроphysin, Pituglandol, Pituigan; list B) - hormonal product containing oxytocin and vasopressin, aqueous extract of the posterior lobe of the pituitary glands slaughter cattle.
Biological activity of pituitrin set on the content of oxytocin (see), with the property that cause the reduction of isolated uterine horns Guinea pigs, and expressed in units of (ED). Has antidiuretic effects. Shown in the weak labor activity of the uterus, postpartum bleeding, metrorragia, nesharnyi diabetes, nighttime urinary incontinence. Contraindicated in patients with severe atherosclerosis, inflammation, hypertension, nephropathy pregnant.
For adults it is administered subcutaneously and intramuscularly in a dose of 5-10 IU; children under 1 year-0.5 IU, to 5 years - 1-2 UNITS, up to 12 years - 2-3 UNITS 1-2 times a day. Higher doses: adults - ED 10, 20 UNITS daily; children from 6 months. up to 1 year-single 0.75 UNITS daily of 1.5 IU; 2 years - one of 1.25 UNITS, the daily 2.5 U;3-4 years-one-1.5 UNITS, daily 3 UNITS; 5-6 years - single 2 MEALS daily 5 UNITS; 7-9 years - single 3 MEALS daily 7,5 ED; 10-14 years single 5 IU, daily 10 items. To enhance labor activity injected 2.5 IU every 15-30 minutes until a total dose of 10 UNITS. The release form: ampoules to 1 ml containing 5 and 10 items. Store in a cool, dark place. Dry P. - see Adiuretin. Cm. Hormonal drugs.