CHEBI:36063 - oxytocic

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ChEBI Name oxytocic
ChEBI ID CHEBI:36063
Definition A drug that stimulates contraction of the myometrium. Oxytocics are used to induce labour, obstetric at term, to prevent or control postpartum or postabortion haemorrhage, and to assess foetal status in high risk pregnancies. They may also be used alone or with other drugs to induce abortions (abortifacients).
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing oxytocic (CHEBI:36063) is a drug (CHEBI:23888)
Incoming (11R,16S)-misoprostol (CHEBI:63695) has role oxytocic (CHEBI:36063)
carbetocin (CHEBI:59204) has role oxytocic (CHEBI:36063)
carboprost (CHEBI:3403) has role oxytocic (CHEBI:36063)
carboprost tromethamine (CHEBI:3404) has role oxytocic (CHEBI:36063)
ergometrine (CHEBI:4822) has role oxytocic (CHEBI:36063)
ergometrine maleate (CHEBI:31554) has role oxytocic (CHEBI:36063)
misoprostol (CHEBI:63610) has role oxytocic (CHEBI:36063)
oxytocin (CHEBI:7872) has role oxytocic (CHEBI:36063)
prostaglandin E2 (CHEBI:15551) has role oxytocic (CHEBI:36063)
prostaglandin E2(1−) (CHEBI:606564) has role oxytocic (CHEBI:36063)
Synonyms Sources
oxytocic ChEBI
oxytocic agents ChEBI
oxytocic drugs ChEBI
uterine stimulants ChEBI
Last Modified
28 November 2014