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 How is oxytocin administered during labor?

Answer When used to start or continue labor, it is slowly injected into a vein. A nasal spray form is used to increase milk flow in breastfeeding.
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How is an epidural administered during labor?

An epidural is placed with the woman lying on her side or sitting up in bed with the back rounded to allow more space between the vertebrae.
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Why is oxytocin used after delivery?

Oxytocin also may be used to control bleeding after delivery or to help make the milk flow in women who are breastfeeding their babies.
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What is the role of oxytocin in childbirth?

Oxytocin is used in child birth to strengthen uterine contractions. it is used during labour(first stage) when the uterine contractions are hypotonic(weak contractions).in his case its used to aug... Read More »
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