PDF | On Jun 23, , Jessica L Morris and others published FIGO’s updated recommendations for misoprostol used alone in gynecology and. In , the International Federation of Obstetrics and Gynecology (FIGO) produced a chart detailing recommended dosages of misoprostol. These dosage guidelines are produced by FIGO and WHO. Recommended doses of Misoprostol (Cytotec®) are provided in this site along with instructions for.

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Dosage Guidelines – Misoprostol

Jessica MorrisProject Manager What is postpartum haemorrhage? Cervical ripening for surgical abortion a,d. Advocating for improved access to nisoprostol hemorrhage management: A simplified dosage chart for non-doctors is also available here. Give 2 doses and leave to work for weeks unless heavy bleeding or infection. Follow the dosage regimes carefully and do not exceed those doses.

Most effective when used 48h after mifepristone mg. Share this page Facebook Share this page on Twitter Print this page. PPH leading to unnecessary deaths. Human Reproduction, ; Kapp et al. Induction of labour h,2,9.

A detailed description of the treatment can also be found here. Lancet, ; Sheldon et al. Missed abortion c,2 1st Trimester. Reduce doses in women with previous caesarean section. Where oxytocin is not available or storage conditions are inadequate. They are based on those originally produced by the Bellagio group in but updated regularly since.


Usability website access settings. A full pictorial guide on how to safely make up a ml batch of a 1 microgram per ml solution of misoprostol for oral administration can be found here. If a higher dose than this is used, then uterine hyperstimulation with uterine rupture or fetal distress might be the result. Conducted a review of the latest evidence which led to updating of the chart Conducted more than 40 expert panel sessions to disseminate the latest clinical information on PPH management Launched a survey with our member societies to find out more about the current status of country-level guidelines on PPH misoprosyol FIGO’s member society survey In FIGO misopfostol a survey of our member societies, to find out about their national guidelines for PPH, and inclusion of key PPH medicines on essential medicines lists EMLs.

Dosage Guidelines

Intrauterine fetal death f,g,1,5,6. Gynuity have a wide range of useful resources available regarding misoprostol use which can be found here.

A detailed document on this topic is available here Intrauterine fetal death f,g,1,5,6 wks: The aim of the survey was also to establish any challenges to implementing evidence-based practice, in order to further support FIGO Member Associations in working towards their maternal health goals. A detailed document on this topic is available here. This independent site has been set up to distribute dosage guidelines for the use of misoprostol in obstetrics and gynaecology.


Safe single doses of vaginal misoprostol for producing uterine contractions at various gestations. Can use also for insertion of intrauterine device, dilatation and curettage and hysteroscopy. Skip to main content.

Article on misprostol recommendations. Do not use if previous caesarean section. The most common cause of PPH is poor contraction of the uterus uterine atony. Download the above chart in PDF format click here.

A detailed description of the treatment can also be found here Cervical ripening for surgical abortion a,d weeks: Project materials FIGO’s advocacy pack: Instructions on preparing the oral solution can be found here.