What is Labor Induction?

Labor induction is stimulating contractions in a woman to begin childbirth. Labor inductions are usually done when there is a risk in the safety of the mother or child. Labor induction is becoming increasingly common.

Medication can be used to induce labor. A common drug class used for labor induction is the prostaglandins drug class.

Popular Labor Induction Drugs

Popularity Drug Name Drug Class Price
Prostaglandins 7 See Prices
Prostaglandins 330 See Prices
Pituitary Hormones 12 See Prices
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Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

Labor Induction Drug Classes

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