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Gestone 8% Vaginal gel

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Primary uses of Gestone 8% Vaginal gel

20 gm in 1 tube

Medicine Overview of Gestone Vaginal gel


Uses of Gestone Vaginal gel

Gestone 8% Vaginal gel is used in the treatment of female infertility and hormone replacement therapy. It is also used to restore menstruation in women with secondary amenorrhea (the absence of menstrual cycles).

Gestone Vaginal gel side effects


Fatigue, Sleepiness, Headache, Abdominal pain.


How to use Gestone Vaginal gel

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the gel. Wash your hands after applying.

How Gestone Vaginal gel works

Gestone 8% Vaginal gel is a progesterone (female hormone). It works on the lining of the uterus and helps to establish and maintain pregnancy in infertile women. It helps in protecting the uterus from the negative effects of estrogen when used for the treatment of postmenopausal symptoms.

In Depth Information on Gestone Vaginal gel

Expert advice for Gestone Vaginal gel

  • Gestone is a natural progesterone available as a micronized formulation which helps in better absorption of this medicine when taken orally.
  • Gestone should be taken with food.
  • It helps increase chances of getting pregnant when used in women with infertility.
  • It may cause sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
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Gestone Vaginal gel related warnings
Special precautions for Gestone Vaginal gel
No interaction found
Gestone 8% Vaginal gel is safe to use during pregnancy.
Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk.
Gestone 8% Vaginal gel is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Gestone 8% Vaginal gel may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Gestone 8% Vaginal gel in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Gestone 8% Vaginal gel in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

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Frequently asked questions about Gestone Vaginal gel

Frequently asked questions about Progesterone (Natural Micronized)

Q. What is natural micronised progesterone?
These are natural progesterone preparations which have improved bioavailability and fewer side effects compared with synthetic progesterone.

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