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Fibroprist Tablet


Overview

Uses of Fibroprist Tablet

Fibroprist Tablet side effects

Common
  • Absence of menstrual periods
  • Headache
  • Endometrial hyperplasia

How to use Fibroprist Tablet

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. Fibroprist Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Fibroprist Tablet works

Fibroprist Tablet is a selective progesterone receptor modulator. It works by modifying the action of progesterone (natural female hormone). It is used either before surgery of fibroids or for intermittent (at regular intervals) treatment of fibroids. It helps reduce their size, stops or controls bleeding and increases your red blood cell count.

Fibroprist Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Fibroprist Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the fetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Fibroprist Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
After taking Fibroprist Tablet, some women experience dizziness, drowsiness, blurred vision and/or loss of concentration. If you experience these symptoms, do not drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Fibroprist Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Fibroprist Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Fibroprist Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Fibroprist Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Expert Advice

  • Fibroprist Tablet is used for the treatment of uterine fibroids and their associated symptoms, such as painful periods, heavy bleeding and pelvic pain.
  • It considerably reduces or stops your menstrual bleeding within the first 10 days of treatment. Notify your doctor if you continue to have heavy bleeding despite taking Fibroprist Tablet.
  • Your periods will usually start again within four weeks of stopping Fibroprist Tablet.
  • Use a reliable barrier contraceptive method (such as condoms or a diaphragm) to prevent pregnancy while you are taking Fibroprist Tablet as it may make hormonal contraceptives (such as pills) less effective.
  • Your doctor may get routine blood tests done to assess the functioning of your liver. Inform your doctor if you notice yellowing of skin/eye, dark urine, or stomach pain.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Fibroprist

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i hav multiple fibroids in d uterus & excessive pain and flow during menses smbody prescribed me fibroprist tablet should i start its course? is it useful in reducing fibroids or bringing about menopause?
Dr. Suman Rao
Gynaecologist
You can start the tab. It can help
Any medication of utres hybrid
Dr. Megha Tuli
Gynaecologist
Uterine fibroids are usually best treated with surgical removal depending upon its size and location and symptoms it is causing
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FAQs

Q. What is Fibroprist used for?

Fibroprist is used to treat uterine fibroids (a non-cancerous growth in the uterus) and its associated symptoms such as heavy vaginal bleeding, prolonged periods and lower back pain.

Q. How and in what dose should I take Fibroprist?

The adult dose of Fibroprist is one tablet per day for three months (one treatment course). You can take it with or without food, however, take Fibroprist tablet strictly as per the advice of your doctor, preferably at the same time of each day. This will ensure consistent levels of medicine in your body.

Q. Can I take my usual birth control pills while taking Fibroprist?

Use physical forms of contraceptives like condoms while taking Fibroprist. The reason being Fibroprist may make your birth control pill less effective. You can consult your doctor for more clarity.

Q. Can I become pregnant while taking Fibroprist?

Yes, you can get pregnant while taking Fibroprist. However, stop using Fibroprist immediately and inform your doctor if you get pregnant.

Q. What are the common side effects which I can experience while taking Fibroprist?

Amenorrhea (absence of menstrual bleeding or very less bleeding) is the most common side effect of using Fibroprist, and it is totally normal. The other common side effects are hot flush (red and warm face), nausea (feeling sick), headache, dizziness, breast pain, and fatigue (feeling of tiredness). Most of these symptoms are temporary. However, if they persist, check with your doctor as soon as possible.

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