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Dinoprostone Vaginal Insert Dosage

General Information on Receiving Dinoprostone Vaginal Inserts

Some considerations to keep in mind during treatment with a dinoprostone vaginal insert include the following:
 
  • This medication comes in the form of a vaginal insert. It is inserted high into the vagina, near the cervix.
 
  • Dinoprostone vaginal inserts should only be placed in the vagina by a trained medical provider in a hospital setting. Your healthcare provider will remove the insert when it is no longer needed.
 
  • You will be lying down when the medication is inserted. You will need to remain lying down for at least two hours to make sure the insert stays in place.
 
  • Dinoprostone vaginal inserts come in an individually sealed foil pouch. The medication must be inserted immediately after removal from the pouch. The pouch should not be opened with scissors or sharp objects, as this could potentially damage the medication.
 
  • For the medication to work properly, it must be used as prescribed.
 
  • If you are unsure about anything related to dosing with dinoprostone vaginal inserts, please talk with your healthcare provider or pharmacist.
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