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Composition

Progesterone(400 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Progesterone(400 mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

Recurrent miscarriage, amenorrhoea, abnormal uterine bleeding, palliative treatment of advanced, inoperable endometrial carcinoma

SIDE EFFECTS

Urge to vomit (nausea), vomiting, diarrhea, pain in abdomen and lower abdomen, excessive gas in stomach, weight gain, fluid retention leading to swelling, tiredness, tenderness in breast, irritability, mood swings, menstrual abnormalities (absent menstruation, bleeding/spotting in between menstrual periods, increased or decreased menstrual flow), abnormal vaginal discharge, breathlessness, skin rashes and itching.

DRUG INTERACTION

Taking progesterone with conjugated estrogen may decrease the level of estradiol. Drugs like carbamazepine, phenytoin, and rifampicin may interfere with the activity of progesterone when taken orally.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Progesterone maintains pregnancy by promoting appropriate growth of the uterine lining and supressing uterine muscle contractions. It prevents thickening of uterus lining and thereby reduces risk of developing uterus cancer.

SUBSTITUTES

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  • Gesry (400mg)
    (10 Capsule in Strip)
    Aamorb Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 17.90/Capsule
    Capsule
    Rs. 179
    save 45% more per Capsule
  • C Hop(400mg)
    (10 Capsule in Strip)
    Corona Remedies Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 29.40/Capsule
    Capsule
    Rs. 294
    save 10% more per Capsule
  • Profine (400mg)
    (10 Capsule in Strip)
    Aristo Pharma Ltd
    Rs. 32/Capsule
    Capsule
    Rs. 320
    save 2% more per Capsule
  • Puregest (400mg)
    (10 Capsule in Strip)
    Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
    Rs. 38.50/Capsule
    Capsule
    Rs. 385
    pay 18% more per Capsule
  • Ets (400mg)
    (10 Capsule in Strip)
    Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 34.94/Capsule
    Capsule
    Rs. 349.40
    pay 8% more per Capsule

INTERACTIONS

Can I take Cygest (400mg) during pregnancy?

Studies in animals have shown no risk to the fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Cygest (400mg) while breastfeeding/lactation?

Moderately safe: No studies have been conducted in breastfeeding women, however there is possibility of ill effect to the breastfed infants; or studies conducted in breastfeeding women show minimal non-threatening side effects to the infants. Drugs should be given only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the infant. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Cygest (400mg) with alcohol?

No studies found