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Induction of Labour and Cervical Ripening with Dinoprostone Vaginal Insert (Cervidil®)

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Women and Children's Health

This pamphlet explains what to expect when you get Cervidil®, possible complications of Cervidil®, and when you should call or return to the hospital. 

This pamphlet is also available in French: FF85-1815
Déclenchement artificiel du travail et maturation cervicale au moyen d’une insertion vaginale de dinoprostone (Cervidil®)

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