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Normonal 10Mg Tablet Cr

Manufacturer: TTK Healthcare Ltd
Medicine composition: Norethisterone
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: February 23, 2019

Menstrual disorders such as abnormal vaginal bleeding caused due to hormonal imbalance are treated by the use of Norethisterone. It is synthetic form of progestin which is also used to prevent unwanted pregnancies and birth control. Norethisterone works mainly by stopping ovulation and changing the lining of the uterus which makes it less likely for attached eggs to fertilize. It is an effective and convenient form of short-term contraception for about eight weeks. It is also available in injection form..

Normonal 10Mg Tablet Cr can produce some side effects such as acne, irregular menstrual bleeding, hirsutism, increased weight, skin reactions, feeling dizzy, nausea and voice changes. If you experience any other symptoms which you think may be due to taking this medicine, speak to your doctor for advice.

Before starting the medicine ensure you have discussed with your doctor if you:

  • think you could already be pregnant.
  • have any liver problems or problem with your arteries.
  • have an ovarian cyst, or any abnormal vaginal bleeding.
  • have systemic lupus erythematous or porphyria..
  • have developed severe itching on your skin or jaundice during a pregnancy.
  • have had breast cancer.
  • have ever had an allergic reaction to a medicine.
  • take any other medicine or herbal preparations.

You will be given the injection by a healthcare professional. It is generally given during the first 1-5 days of your menstrual period. The Normonal 10Mg Tablet Cr is injected slowly into a muscle in your buttock. It then gradually releases into your bloodstream. The duration for this medicine to show it's effect varies from one person to another. It also depends on the intended use and levels of sex hormones in the body.

  • Endometrial cancer

    This medicine is used for the treatment of a type of cancer where the tissue lining the uterus grows outside and causes pain.
  • abnormal uterine bleeding

    This medicine is used to prevent of episodes of prolonged and heavy bleeding during menstrual periods.
  • Amenorrhoea

    This medicine is used to treat an absence of menstrual period in woman of reproductive age.
  • contraception

    This medicine is used as an oral contraceptive to prevent unwanted pregnancies.
  • Premenstrual syndrome

    This medicine is also used for the treatment of symptoms that occur between ovulation and onset of the menstrual period. Symptoms may include headache, mood disturbances, water retention, breast pain etc.
  • breast cancer

    This medicine is also sometimes used in the treatment of certain types of breast cancer.
  • Allergy

    This medicine is not recommended for use if you have a known history of allergy to Normonal 10Mg Tablet Cr or any other progestin analogue.
  • Liver disease

    This medicine is not recommended for use if the patient has a severe impairment of liver function.
  • Abnormal vaginal bleeding

    This medicine is not recommended for use if you have an abnormal bleeding episode which has not been diagnosed by a doctor.
  • Breast/Uterine cancer

    This medicine is not recommended for use if you have or are suspected of having hormone related cancer of the breasts, uterus or other sex organs.
  • Heart and blood vessel disorder

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients having an active or historic instance of stroke or heart attack. It should not be used by patients having an active or historic blood clotting disorder.
  • Irregular menstrual periods

  • Enlargement of breasts

  • Stomach discomfort and pain

  • Weight loss or weight gain

  • Trouble sleeping

  • Acneiform eruptions

  • Facial hair growth

  • Loss of vision or blurred vision

  • Bulging of eyes

  • Migraine like headaches

  • Difficulty in breathing

  • Presence of blood in cough

  • Sharp or crushing pain in chest

  • Dizziness and fainting

  • Weakness in arms, hands, legs or feet

  • Swelling of face, lips, eyelids, tongue, hands and feet

  • Yellowing of skin and eyes

  • Depressed mood

  • Difficulty in swallowing

  • Allergic skin reaction

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The time duration for which this medicine remains effective in the body is subject to vary based on the intended use and quantity consumed.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The time taken for this medicine to show it's effect is subject to vary from one person to another. It also varies based on the intended use and levels of other sex hormones in the body.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medicine does not cause any harm to the fetus, but there is no scientific evidence to certify it. Hence, it is best to consult a doctor before consuming it during pregnancy. It is best to be administered orally.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    The medicine should not be consumed by breastfeeding mothers as there is a higher risk of side-effects on the infant. You are suggested to consult your doctor to discuss the potential benefits and risks before taking this medicine.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Normonal 10Mg Tablet Cr , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Missed Dose instructions

    Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next scheduled dose then the missed dose can be skipped. It is recommended to use additional means of contraception if you have missed a scheduled dose.
  • Overdose instructions

    Contact your doctor immediately if an overdose with this medicine is suspected. Symptoms of an overdose may include nausea, vomiting, vaginal bleeding etc.

Normonal 10Mg Tablet Cr works by inhibiting the secretion of gonadotropins from the pituitary gland and preventing the maturation of follicles and the process of ovulation.

Ques: What is Normonal 10Mg Tablet Cr?

Ans: Normonal 10 mg tablet cr is a medication which has Norethisterone as an active element present in it. This medicine performs its action by mimicking the effects of natural progesterone (female hormone). It helps regulate the growth and shedding of the womb lining, thereby treating menstrual irregularities. Normonal 10 mg tablet cr is used to treat conditions such as pain during menstruation, endometriosis, etc.

Ques: What are the uses of Normonal 10Mg Tablet Cr?

Ans: Normonal 10 mg tablet cr is a medication, which is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as pain during menstruation and endometriosis. Apart from these, it can also be used to treat condition like heavy menstrual bleeding, breast cancer and amenorrhoea. The patient should inform the doctor about any ongoing medications and treatment before using to avoid undesirable effects.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Normonal 10Mg Tablet Cr?

Ans: Normonal 10 mg tablet cr is a medication which has some commonly reported side effects. These side effects may or may not occur always and some of them are rare but severe. This is not a complete list and if you experience any of the below-mentioned side effects, contact your doctor immediately. Here are some side effects of Normonal 10 mg tablet cr which are as follows: Headache, Dizziness, Breast tenderness, Nausea, Irregular menstrual cycle and Ovarian cysts.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Normonal 10Mg Tablet Cr?

Ans: Normonal 10 mg tablet cr should be stored at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets. A doctor should be consulted regarding the dosage of Normonal 10 mg tablet cr. The patient should consult a doctor for its further uses and side effects and should inform the doctor about any ongoing medications and treatment before using to avoid undesirable effects.
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