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|Generic Name||Norethindrone Acetate|
About the drug:
Regestrone Tablet-5mg is prescribed for the treatment of contraceptive, irregular, painful or heavy periods along with several other problems. Regestrone Tablet contains the salts Norethisterone as active ingredients. It is available in tablet form. Novartis India manufactures Regestrone – 5mg Tablet. Detailed information related to Regestrone – 5mg Tablet's uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is as follows:
Uses of the drug:
It is a man-made form of progesterone, a naturally occurring female sex hormone. It has a number of uses:
Low-strength regestrone (progesterone) is used in oral contraceptive pill to avoid pregnancy.
Medium-strength progesterone is used, to treat irregular, painful or heavy periods also to delay periods, to treat endometriosis (where tissue from the lining of the womb is present in places where it is not normally found), to treat premenstrual syndrome (also known as premenstrual tension, PMS or PMT).
High-strength tablets are sometimes used in some female for the treatment of breast cancer.
Working of the drug:
Regestrone active constituent is Norethisterone. It works by varying the lining of the uterus. The low-dose contraceptive changes the lining of the womb and so prevents event in the body) on womb lining, stabilizes this lining and decreases pain and bleeding during the (menstrual cycle) periods or delays the periods. Continuous consuming regestrone – 5mg tablets with the advice of your physician it decreases the rate of growth of breast cancer cells.
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Regestrone - 5mg is available in the form of tablet and is applicable to the following strengths:
• Regestrone - 5mg tablet
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Before using the drug:
Before taking Regestrone - 5mg tablet, tell your health care specialist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems.
This medication should not be used if you have certain medical conditions.
- Liver disease
- History of blood clots
- History of bleeding in the brain
- History of cancer of the breast or other female organs
How much to take the drug?
The dosage is based on weight, gender, age and response to drug. The physician should consider stopping treatment before age 11 for girls. Consult your doctor for exact details.
How long to take the drug?
Use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, use it at the same time each day.
If overdose, talk to doctors or poisons information center for advice. Take medical help as soon as possible.
Consult your prescriber if you miss the dose. Do not double up the dose in order to catch up.
Common Side effects:
- Mild nausea, vomiting
- Stomach cramps
- Pain, swelling, or tenderness in breast
- Freckles or darkening of facial skin
- Increased acne or hair growth
- Changes in body weight
- Vaginal itching or vaginal discharge
- Skin itching or rash on body
- Changes in your menstrual periods, decreased sex drive
- Mild headache
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Tell your prescriber about any unusual or bothersome side effect
Some drugs can make regestrone less effective. Before using this drug, tell your prescriber if you are using any of the following drugs:
- St. John's wort
- Secobarbital (Seconal)
- Atazanavir (Reyataz)
- Ritonavir (Norvir)
- Nelfinavir (Viracept)
- Tipranavir (Aptivus)
- Indinavir (Crixivan)
- Saquinavir (Invirase)
- Fosamprenavir (Lexiva)
Things to remember:
- Always take the medicine as prescriber by your health care specialist
- Don’t use the expired drugs
- You should store Regestrone - 5mg tablet in a cool dry place below 25°C, protected from light and moisture