Misoprostol administration routes

Description: Administer subligually unless the patient is unable to maintain their airway. The vaginal route is not appropriate in post-partum haemorrhage or for miscarriage, but the rectal route may be considered when appropriate (e.g. impaired consciousness).
Date Update Posted Online: September 7, 2017
Book: Reference Edition
Section Title: Misoprostol
Priority: Orange
Guidelines Print Date: September 20, 2017
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