Dienogest is a progestin consumed to treat pain caused by endometriosis and to treat heavy menstrual bleeding who use oral contraceptives. It is consumed once a day in a 28 day cycle period. Consult your doctor regarding the dosage before its use.
Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Gynaecologist before using this medicine.
This medication helps in treating the following problem in the human body:
Severe Liver Impairment
Undiagnosed Vaginal Bleeding
Is It safe with alcohol?Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?Pregnant women must consult doctor before using this medication.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?Breastfeeding women are advised to take medical help before using this medication.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
Does this affect kidney function?There is no interaction between renal impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
Are there any missed dose instructions?Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.
Are there any overdose instructions?Consult your doctor in case of overdose.
Below is the list of medicines, which contains Dienogest as ingredient
This medication is used in the treatment of endometriosis, reducing endometriotic lesions. Along with ethinylestradiol, it can also act as a contraceptive. It functions by imposing an effective progestogenic effect on endometrium. Hence, its prolonged use can cause atrophy of the endometrium and affects endometrial tissue with its antiangiogenic, antiproliferative and immunologic effects.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.
Interaction with Disease
DiseaseThose who suffer from Hepatic impairment and Diabetes Mellitus should not use this medicine.
Interaction with Medicine
MedicineDo not use this medication in combination with CYP3A4 inhibitors and HIV protease inhibitors.
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