Gynaset (5mg)

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Composition

Norethisterone(5 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Norethisterone(5 mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

secondary amenorrhea

SIDE EFFECTS

Hepatitis, cataract, cholestatic jaundice, optic neuritis, hyperglycemia, hypertension, mental disturbances, retinal thrombosis, dizziness, fatigue, anorexia, anxiety, abdominal pain, rashes, weight Loss, depression, weight gain, elevation of liver enzymes, nausea and vomiting, edema, acne, hirsutism, breast discomfort.

DRUG INTERACTION

Norethisterone is known to interact with other drugs like cyclosporin A, estrogens conjugated, griseofulvin, phenytoin (Na), rifampicin. These interactions are sometimes beneficial and sometimes may pose threats to life. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Norethisterone converts the endometrium from the proliferative to the secretory phase. It may also have some estrogenic, anabolic and androgenic activities. The contraceptive effects are due to negative feedback inhibition of pituitary gonadotropin, whereby it prevents ovulation.

SUBSTITUTES

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INTERACTIONS

Can I take Gynaset (5mg) during pregnancy?

The drug should not be used by pregnant women. Experiences of drug use and evidence from studies in pregnant women have shown high risk to fetus. The risk of drug use in pregnant women outweighs the benefit.

Can I take Gynaset (5mg) 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 Gynaset (5mg) with alcohol?

No studies found