Were you looking for more information about Cytotec? Cytotek is a common misspelling of Cytotec.
A healthcare provider may prescribe Cytotec® (misoprostol) to help prevent gastric ulcers (stomach ulcers) in people who are taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). This medicine is specifically designed for use in people who are at risk for developing ulcers or for those who have had an ulcer in the past.
To help ensure a safe treatment process, make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medical problems you might have, such as heart disease or inflammatory bowel disease, as well as any other medications, vitamins, or supplements you are taking. Side effects of this drug may include diarrhea, nausea, or headaches.
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