Postpartum
Hemorrhage

ACOG recommended as an appropriate first-line therapy, unless contraindicated, as in patients with hypertension1,2

Methergine®: Widely Used & Approved

Widely used in US hospitals, after oxytocin3

Patients who required a 2nd line uterotonic were more frequently treated with Methergine over misoprostol or carboprost3

* The Methergine arm of this study combined oral and IV therapy.
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References
  1. Postpartum hemorrhage. Practice Bulletin No. 76. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Obstet Gynecol. 2006;108:1039-1047.
  2. Second-trimester abortion. Practice Bulletin No. 135. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Obstet Gynecol. 2013;121:1394-1406.
  3. Bateman BT, Tsen LC, Liu J, et al. Patterns of second-line uterotonic use in a large sample of hospitalizations for childbirth in the United States: 2007-2011. Anesth Analg. 2014;119:1344-1349.