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Generic Duphaston (tm) Dydrogesterone 10mg

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Generic Name : Dydrogesterone
Therapy : Women's Health
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Generic Duphaston (tm) Dydrogesterone 10mg

Brand : Duphaston
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Generic Duphaston® : Dydrogesterone

Medication information about generic Duphaston
Important information about usage, risks and possible side-effects..

Other name brands for this medication
Dydroboon, Dydrosure, Dydrojoy, Dydrolady 

Possible Uses of dydrogesterone :
Dydrogesterone is a synthetic progestogen that works similar to progesterone (female hormone). It's used to treat menstrual disorders caused by a lack of hormones in women. It's also used to help prevent miscarriages and abortions. The drug is used mainly used to relieve pain and menstrual cramps. It is also used for the treatment of endometriosis, a condition that shows some symptoms like abdominal pain and menstrual irregularities. The medication is also used for the treatment of secondary amenorrhea (a condition where menstruation has stopped due to the absence of pregnancy and menopause). Also, Dydrogesterone is used for the treatment of various disorders like dysfunctional uterine bleeding, premenstrual syndrome, threatened abortion, habitual abortion, infertility due to luteal insufficiency and hormone replacement therapy.

Before using dydrogesterone :
Before using Dydrogesterone talk with your doctor if you are allergic to it or any other medications. The product may contain some inactive ingredients which can cause some serious adverse effects on the human body.

How to take dydrogesterone :
Dydrogesterone is a progestogen that works to regulate the healthy development and normal shedding of the womb lining. The drug should be taken orally. The tablet should be swallowed with a full glass of water and can be taken with or without food. If the patient needs to take more than one tablet then proper time gap should be maintained between the two tablets. Drugs should be taken at the same time each day as it will make sure about the constant amount of medicine in the body.

Precautions When Using dydrogesterone :
The product may contain some inactive ingredients which can cause some serious adverse effects on the human body. It is also not recommended for patients who are suffering from undiagnosed abnormal vaginal bleeding. Before using the drug talk to your doctor if you are having medical issues like kidney disease, liver disease and stomach ulcers. Firstly the cause should be identified for abnormal bleeding before starting any treatment with this medicine for abnormal uterine bleeding.

Side Effects of dydrogesterone :
There are some common side effects of Dydrogesterone are:
Abdominal pain
Mood swings

The common side effects don’t need any medical attention and will disappear as your body gets adjusted to the dosage. But if you are facing any kind of serious or rare side effects then immediately seek medical attention.
Drug Interactions of dydrogesterone :
In menopausal hormone therapy, dydrogesterone is administered together with an estrogen. Therefore, the interaction between dydrogesterone and estrogens has been assessed, and no clinically significant interaction has been observed.

Missed dose of dydrogesterone :
If you forget to take dydrogesterone, take it as soon as possible. If more than 12 hours have passed since your last dose, skip the missed dose and resume your regular dosing schedule. Missed doses should be avoided at all costs, as they increase the risk of irregular bleeding.

Over dose of dydrogesterone :
Try to seek a medical emergency if you are taking too much of these medicines. Overdose of this medicine can lead to some serious symptoms like abnormal bleeding, severe pain in the stomach, vomiting or diarrhea.

Storage of dydrogesterone :
This medicine must be kept in a safe place and out of children’s reach. Mainly the drug should be kept at room temperature between68ºF and 77ºF (20ºC and 25ºC).

Other Information of dydrogesterone :
FOR BEST RESULTS, this medicine should be used along with exercise, a low-cholesterol/low-fat diet, and a weight loss program if you are overweight. FOLLOW THE DIETARY PLAN provided by your doctor. DO NOT SHARE THIS MEDICINE with others for whom it was not prescribed. DO NOT USE THIS MEDICINE for other health conditions. KEEP THIS MEDICINE out of the reach of children and pets. IF USING THIS MEDICINE FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME, obtain refills before your supply runs out


1. What is Dydrogesterone and what is it used for?
Dydrogesterone is a synthetic version of a female hormone called progesterone that works similarly. This synthetic hormonal drug is mainly used to treat symptoms of progesterone deficiency such as menstrual cramps. Dydrogesterone is also used to prevent abortion and miscarriage in women. Ideally the drug is used to relieve pain and menstrual cramps.

2. When and how to use Dydrogesterone?
Dydrogesterone is available to us in a form of pill that must be taken by mouth with or without food as per your doctor's prescription. A 10 mg of Dydrogesterone twice daily is an ideal dose starting from the 11th day of the menstrual cycle to 25th day in order to stop heavy bleeding. Swallow the tablet whole rather than chewing or crushing it in your mouth. Take the medicine at the same time daily to get the most benefit from it. Inform your doctor if you observe any confusion or exception.

3. What are the side effects of using Dydrogesterone?
Common side effects observed while medicating with Dydrogesterone are Nausea, vomiting, dry mouth, rash, hives, breast pain, mood swing, headache, drowsiness, abdominal pain, diarrhea, indigestion, itching, cough, depression, sleep difficulty, dizziness, etc. Inform your doctor if these conditions persist or get worse.

4. Who must avoid using Dydrogesterone?
Although Dydrogesterone is a useful drug in women dealing with deficiency symptoms, one must avoid or at least inform the doctor regarding certain conditions before the onset of Dydrogesterone medication such as worsening tumors by progestins, allergic or hypersensitive to the drug or its ingredient, dealing with an unusual or heavy period for an unknown cause.

5. Does Dydrogesterone cause changes in the breast?
One of the common side effects while medicating with Dydrogesterone is pain in the breast. It is advisable to follow a breast examination before medicating with Dydrogesterone. However, if you notice any lumps, heaviness, change in fullness or any changes related to your breast, inform the doctor.

6. Why should I take Dydrogesterone during pregnancy?
According to clinical trials, reports, and statistics, Dydrogesterone could significantly improves chances of pregnancy in women who has a history of miscarriage or in women who are threatened of miscarriage.

7. Can a woman use Dydrogesterone during breastfeeding?
Dydrogesterone is a kind of medicine that is generally not recommended to be used during breastfeeding. However, consult a doctor on this case.

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