BIOSTERONE DEPOT 500MG INJECTION

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Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries

Composition for BIOSTERONE DEPOT 500MG INJECTION

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Primarily used for

34.37
₹34.37/injection
1 ML in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of BIOSTERONE DEPOT INJECTION

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Uses of BIOSTERONE DEPOT INJECTION

Biosterone depot 500mg injection is used in preterm labor.
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How to use BIOSTERONE DEPOT INJECTION

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How BIOSTERONE DEPOT INJECTION works

Biosterone depot 500mg injection is a progestin (female hormones). It works as part of hormone replacement therapy by replacing the amount of oestrogen in the uterus. It works to bring on menstruation by replacing the natural progesterone that some women are missing.

In Depth Information on BIOSTERONE DEPOT INJECTION

Expert advice for BIOSTERONE DEPOT INJECTION

  • Tell your doctor if you have diabetes, pre-diabetes (high blood sugar levels, but not high enough to be called diabetes) or a family history of diabetes, before taking hydroxyprogesterone.
  • If you are suffering from high blood pressure during pregnancy (preeclampsia), fits (epilepsy), heart or kidney functioning problems, you should be monitored for fluid retention while on treatment with Hydroxyprogesterone.
  • Tell your doctor if you have severe pulsating headaches (migraines), asthma, history of depression or high blood pressure (hypertension), before taking Hydroxyprogesterone.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you notice any signs of depression or jaundice.
  • Consult your doctor regarding continuing treatment with hydroxyprogesterone after delivery and during breastfeeding.
Warnings
Special precautions for BIOSTERONE DEPOT 500MG INJECTION
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Biosterone depot 500mg injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for BIOSTERONE DEPOT 500MG INJECTION

Frequently asked questions for Hydroxyprogesterone

Q. Is hydroxyprogesterone the same as progesterone?
No. Progesterone is a natural sex hormone produced by the body and hydroxyprogesterone is its synthetic form. Both have different physiological effects and are used for the treatment of different conditions
Q. Is hydroxyprogesterone safe?
It is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.