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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Induction of labour h,2,9 25mcg vaginally 6-hrly or 25mcg orally 2-hrly Do not use if previous caesarean section. Do not use if previous caesarean section. Misoprostol is a very powerful stimulator of uterine contractions in late pregnancy and can cause fetal death and uterine rupture if used in high doses. Jessica MorrisProject Manager. For fetal death in the third trimester misoprostoo ‘Induction of Labour’ below. Skip to main content.

Dosage Guidelines

Advocating for improved access to postpartum hemorrhage management: Induction of labour h,2,9. Most effective when used 48h after mifepristone mg.

A simplified dosage chart for non-doctors is also available here. Project materials FIGO’s advocacy misoprosto, A detailed description of the treatment can also be found here. Reduce imsoprostol in women with previous caesarean section. PPH leading to unnecessary deaths. A detailed document on this topic is available here Intrauterine fetal death f,g,1,5,6 wks: The correct dosage varies greatly according to gestation, indication and route of administration — using the correct dosage is vital for success and to prevent complications.


Treatment of PPH with misoprostol, flgo Intrauterine fetal death f,g,1,5,6. A detailed description of the treatment can also be found here Cervical ripening for surgical abortion a,d weeks: Pregnancy Termination a,b,1 1st Trimester. This independent site has been set up to distribute dosage guidelines for the use of misoprostol in obstetrics and gynaecology. Exclude second twin before administration. Leave to work for 2 weeks unless heavy bleeding or infection.

Can use also for insertion of intrauterine device, dilatation and curettage and hysteroscopy. They are based on those originally produced by the Bellagio group in but vigo regularly since. Human Reproduction, ; Kapp et al.

Missed abortion c,2 1st Trimester. Where oxytocin is not available or storage conditions are inadequate. Usability website access settings.

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. Instructions on preparing the oral solution can be found here.

Misoprostol Dosage Chart – new release!

Cervical figi for surgical abortion a,d. Gynuity have a wide range of useful resources available regarding misoprostol use which can be found here. Follow the dosage regimes carefully and do not exceed those doses. The most common cause of PPH is poor contraction of the uterus uterine atony.

Fgo the above chart in PDF format click here. Jessica MorrisProject Manager What is postpartum haemorrhage? 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 management FIGO’s member society survey In FIGO conducted 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.


Give 2 doses and leave to work for weeks unless heavy bleeding or infection.

Misoprostol Dosage Chart – new release! | FIGO

PPH treatment k,2,10 mcg sublingually single dose Where oxytocin is not available or storage conditions are inadequate. Maternal Health Task Force blog. A full pictorial guide on how to safely make up a ml batch misorpostol a 1 microgram per ml solution of misoprostol for oral administration can be found here.

Share this page Facebook Share this page on Twitter Print this page. If a higher dose than this is used, then uterine hyperstimulation with uterine rupture or fetal distress might be the result.

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