Cervidil

Active Ingredient(s): Dinoprostone, Prostaglandin E{2}
FDA Approved: * March 30, 1995
Pharm Company: * CONTROLLED THERAP
Category: Women's Health / Fertility

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Cervidil Overview

Prostaglandin E2 (PGE2), also known as dinoprostone, is a naturally occurring prostaglandin which is used as a medication.[1] As a medication it is used in labor induction, bleeding after delivery, termination of pregnancy, and in newborn babies to keep the ductus arteriosus open.[1][2] In babies it is used in those with congenital heart defects until surgery can be carried out.[2] It may be used within the vagina or by injection...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Dinoprostone, Prostaglandin E{2}
  • Gel: 0.5mg/3g, 0.5mg/3gm
  • Insert, Extended Release: 10mg
  • Suppository: 20mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Cervidil: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0456-4123 Cervidil 10 mg/1 Vaginal Insert, Extended Release by Forest Laboratories, Inc.
  • 55566-2800 Cervidil 10 mg/241mg Vaginal Insert by Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Other drugs which contain Dinoprostone, Prostaglandin E{2} or a similar ingredient: (3 results)






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