Were you looking for information about Pitocin? Pitosin is a common misspelling of Pitocin.
A healthcare provider may administer an injection of Pitocin® (oxytocin) to a pregnant woman immediately before or right after childbirth. It is given to help cause or improve uterine contractions to induce labor, make uterine contractions more effective, and for various other uses.
However, this drug is not suitable for all women. Let your healthcare provider know if you have any medical issues, such as genital herpes or any allergies, or if you are taking any other medications.
(Click Pitocin for more details on the benefits and potential risks associated with this drug. This resource explains how Pitocin works, potential side effects, and dosing instructions. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
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