methylergonovine

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meth·yl·er·go·no·vine

 (mĕth′əl-ûr′gə-nō′vĭn)
n.
A semisynthetic ergot alkaloid, C20H25N3O2, that stimulates uterine contractions and is used in its maleate form to treat or prevent uterine bleeding after childbirth or abortion.

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Amneal also received approval for a generic version of Methergine tablets USP, 0.2 mg (methylergonovine maleate tablets USP, 0.2 mg), which it expects to launch shortly.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 13, 2018-Amneal reports availability of generic Chlorpromazine Hydrochloride Tablets USP and approval of Methylergonovine Maleate Tablets USP
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Lupin Pharmaceuticals has reintroduced Methergine[R] (methylergonovine maleate) Oral Tablets 0.2 mg for the prevention and management of postpartum hemorrhage (PPH).