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This is a discussion on Cytotec & induction of labor in International Nursing, part of World Nursing ... I'm interested to know if induction of labor is a common practice in other countries and if so is...by TerriAV Oct 3, '98I'm interested to know if induction of labor is a common practice in other countries and if so is the drug cytotec used? What is your experience with this drug? Is it safe? I would appreciate any information you may have.
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- Oct 11, '98 by VindinDoes Cytotec have a generic name?
- Oct 12, '98 by TerriAVYes, the generic name for Cytotec is
Misoprostol. It's actually a medication which is prescribed for gastrointestinal problems but a side effect of the drug is
abortion. That is how it came to be discovered for use in induction of labor.