Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Deso 0.02mg/0.15mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Deso 0.02mg/0.15mg Tablet is a combined oral contraceptive pill. It works by preventing the release of egg (ovulation) and affecting sperm movement in the womb to prevent its union with the egg. It also changes the lining of the womb and renders it unsuitable for pregnancy.
Your doctor has prescribed Deso 0.02mg/0.15mg Tablet to help you prevent pregnancy.
It also results in lighter, less painful and more regular menstrual bleeding.
It may help reduce the risk of ovarian cancer.
Take your pill at the same time every day to help you remember to take it.
You may experience menstrual irregularities such as spotting or bleeding between menstrual periods or missed periods. Consult your doctor if this persists.
Do not use Deso 0.02mg/0.15mg Tablet if you are obese, over 35, smoke, on prolonged bed rest, or have a history of blood clots.
Stop taking this medicine and inform your doctor immediately if you notice unexplained swelling and pain in your limbs, shortness of breath, chest pain, severe headache, or changes in vision. These could be symptoms of a blood clot in a vein.
Stop taking Deso 0.02mg/0.15mg Tablet and inform your doctor immediately if you have yellowing of the skin or whites of the eyes (jaundice), severe stomach pain, severe depression, or if you think you could be pregnant.
Takind Desogestrel with alcohol may cause minor drug interactions which may not be clinically relevant in all patients.
Deso 0.02mg/0.15mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy. Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Deso 0.02mg/0.15mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby. Nonhormonal and progestin-only contraceptives are preferred in breastfeeding women, especially during the first 4 weeks postpartum
Deso 0.02mg/0.15mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Deso 0.02mg/0.15mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Deso 0.02mg/0.15mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Deso 0.02mg/0.15mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of Deso 0.02mg/0.15mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 25th Jan 2018.