Duphaston 10Mg Tablet
Duphaston 10 mg Tablet is an artificial synthetic substitute of progesterone, a female hormone naturally produced by the body. It has the similar action to that of female hormone. This is a steroidal progestin. It contains Dydrogesterone as an active ingredient.
Duphaston 10 mg Tablet works by reducing the growth of the endometrium. The drug activates the progesterone receptors, which in turn helps normal shedding of the womb cells and promotes healthy growth.
Duphaston 10Mg Tablet is helpful against dysfunctional uterine bleeding and irregular cycles, hormone replacement therapy, abortion, miscarriage, infertility, premenstrual syndrome, recurring miscarriage due to progesterone deficiency and many other conditions.
This medicine is not recommended for use in patients below 18 years of age. It is also not recommended to the pregnant or breastfeeding women. The patient must ensure that the treatment is completed as it should not be stopped in between without consulting the doctor.
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Is It safe with alcohol?
The effect of consumption of alcohol while administrating Duphaston 10 mg Tablet is not known.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
The use of Duphaston 10 mg tablet is not recommended in pregnant women as it may cause them some severe damage.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
The use of Duphaston 10 mg tablet is not recommended to breastfeeding women.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
It is not safe to drive after taking Duphaston 10 mg Tablet as it causes side effects like drowsiness, headache etc.
Does this affect kidney function?
The use of Duphaston 10 mg Tablet may have mild effect on the function of the kidney.
Does this affect liver function?
The use of Duphaston 10 mg Tablet may have moderate effect on the functions of the liver. The patient must stop taking it immediately if notices some side effect.
How long is the duration of effect?
The duration of the effect of Duphaston 10 mg Tablet is not yet clinically established.
What is the onset of action?
The onset of Duphaston 10 mg Tablet is not yet clinically established.
Is it habit forming?
Duphaston 10 mg Tablet is not known to be a habit forming tablet.
Are there any missed dose instructions?
In case of missed dose of Duphaston 10 mg Tablet, please take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with the regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dose to make up for the missed dose.
Are there any overdose instructions?
The overdose of Duphaston 10 mg Tablet is not recommended. If the symptoms of the overdose show then it must be immediately be informed to the doctor.
It is used for a host of disorders related to pregnancy and menstruation. The drug activates the progesterone receptors, which in turn helps normal shedding of the womb cells and promotes healthy growth.
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
The interaction of Duphaston 10 mg Tablet with any disease is not yet clinically established.
Interaction with Alcohol
The interaction of Duphaston 10 mg Tablet with alcohol is not yet clinically established.
Interaction with Food
The interaction of Duphaston 10 mg Tablet with food is not yet clinically established.
Interaction with Medicine
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