DUFASTON table. 10 mg. 20 tablets
DUFASTON table. 10 mg. 20 tablets
What is the active ingredient in Dufaston?
Each white tablet contains 10 mg dydrogesterone.
Dufaston substitute for progesterone (one of the two most important female hormones: estrogen and progesterone). The role of progesterone to balance and regulate the action of estrogen on the endometrium and vagina.
What used Dufaston?
Dufaston is suitable for treating progesterone deficiency at:
Premenstrual disturbances (nausea, vomiting, pain, etc.).
Menstrual irregularities (irregular and / or painful menstruation)
Endometriosis (growth of uterine tissue outside the uterus)
Izvantsiklichni uterine bleeding
Risk of miscarriage or recurrent miscarriage
Infertility due to inadequate function of the corpus luteum
Dufaston in combination with estrogen is indicated for hormone replacement therapy during menopause called. "Critical age" for neutralizing the action of estrogen on the endometrium in women whose violations are due to natural or surgically induced menopause with an intact uterus.
When you should not use Dufaston?
If hypersensitivity to the active substance or any of the ingredients.
What should I keep in mind during pregnancy and lactation?
So far there is no evidence that Dufaston can not be used during pregnancy. Dufaston is excreted in human milk.
What you should know when driving or operating machinery?
Dufaston not affect your ability to drive and use machines
What side effects can cause Dufaston?
Dufaston tolerated. Sometimes it can occur Breakthrough bleeding.
Very rarely can impair liver function, abdominal pain, jaundice, fatigue and malaise. Very rarely occur leather allergic rash. There have been isolated reports of haemolytic anemia and edema. If any side effects occur, consult your doctor which other medicines influence the effect of Dufaston? So far there are no known interactions with other medicines.
How much and how often you take Dufaston?
The dosage and duration of treatment is determined by your doctor based on the set of his diagnosis. Have not registered morbid symptoms of overdose. If you find a large overdosage of the drug within the recommended 2-3 hours gastric lavage.
In case of overdose or accidental taking of medication by children, consult a doctor!
How to take Dufaston?
Dufaston taken orally with a little liquid!
How should I store Dufaston?
Dufaston stored at temperatures below 30 ° C in a dry place. Do not use after the expiry date stated on the label! Keep out of reach of children! Special warnings! Some patients may experience bleeding outside the menstrual cycle, which can be prevented by increasing the dosage. When dydrogesterone is administered in combination with estrogen (eg, hormone replacement therapy), contraindications and warnings associated with estrogen therapy should be observed carefully!
Before starting or re-designate the combination of estrogen-dydrogesterone HRT should be considered personal or family history of the patient. During treatment, periodic checks are recommended by their frequency and nature adapted to the individual needs of each woman. Patients should be advised what changes in their breasts to communicate to the doctor. Throughout the treatment of women with HRT should be a careful assessment of the benefit / risk ratio.
What else Dufaston contain?
Lactose monohydrate, corn starch, colloidal silicon dioxide, magnesium stearate, Opadry Y 1-7000 white (171).
In what packages are available Dufaston?
Duphaston 10 mg film-coated tablets pack of 20 tablets