Prepidil

What If I Overdose on Prepidil?

An overdose of this medication could cause increased uterine contractions and fetal distress. If you use too much, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Prepidil Overdose for more information.)
 

How Should This Medicine Be Stored?

Prepidil should be stored refrigerated. It will be stored by your healthcare provider. The gel should be brought to room temperature just before use. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

Because this medication is given by your healthcare provider when you are near the time of delivery (see Prepidil and Pregnancy), it is unlikely that you will miss a dose.
 

Available Strengths

Prepidil comes in one strength: Prepidil 0.5 mg per 3 grams in a syringe.
 

Can I Buy Generic Prepidil?

This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Prepidil).
Pregnancy and Pain

Prepidil Medication Information

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