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A 32-year-old woman who is 20 weeks' pregnant has ...


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submitted by m-ice(124),

Misoprostol is a prostaglandin analog (PGE2) that acts on the stomach to promote mucus protection of the stomach lining, but also acts in the uterus to encourage contraction, which makes it useful for abortion.

usmile1  perfect except it is a PGE1 analog, not 2 +  
krewfoo99  PGE2 will increase uterine tone (Pg. 270 FA 2018) +