CARBETOCIN

CARBETOCIN

Brand Name & Strength

Duratocin® 100 mcg/ml Injection

Reconstitution

Not required

Further Dilution

Not required

Diluent

Not required

Administration & Infusion rate

Slow IV
  • Administer slowly over 1 min

    Storage & Stability

    RT

    (<25 oC)

    Fridge

    (2 – 8 oC)

    After Reconstitution

    - -

    After dilution

    - -

    Remarks

  • Must be used immediately once ampoule is opened.
  • Administer only when delivery of the infant has been completed by caesarean section under epidural or spinal anaesthesia.
  • Can be administered either before or after delivery of the placenta.