Medicine Overview of Jigest Tablet
Side effects of Jigest Tablet
Edema, Abdominal bloating, Anxiety, Irritability, Depression, Muscle pain.
How to use Jigest 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Jigest 10mg Tablet at a fixed time.
How Jigest Tablet works
Jigest 10mg tablet 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 Jigest Tablet
Expert advice for Jigest Tablet
Do consult your doctor before taking dydrogesterone:
- If you have abnormal bleeding, the cause of which is not known.
- If you have depression.
- If you have liver problems.
- If you have porphyria (a rare blood pigment disorder that affects skin and other organs).
- Continues for more than few months.
- Starts after you have been on treatment for some time.
- Persists on even after you have stopped treatment.
Special precautions for Jigest 10mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Jigest 10mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human s+more
tudies 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....
Jigest 10mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Jigest+more
10mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
Jigest 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Jigest 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Jigest 10mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease....
Use of Jigest 10mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
Frequently asked questions for Jigest 10mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Dydrogesterone
Jigest tablet contains the active drug dydrogesterone, a synthetic form of progesterone and is used for the treatment of progesterone deficiencies/ insufficiencies.
Jigest is an orally-active synthetic form of progesterone. Its action is similar to progesterone produced in the body.
Jigest has a steroidal chemical structure which is very similar to the naturally produced steroidal female hormone progesterone.
Yes. delayed, irregular, painful and heavy menstrual periods are among the common side effects of Jigest
Jigest works by replacing female hormone progesterone in conditions where the body fails to produce sufficient amounts.
Jigest is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses for an indication as advised by your doctor.
Jigest is used for the treatment of diseases like painful menstruation, decreased menstruation, irregular menstruation, threatened and habitual (recurring) abortion, inability to conceive and other gynecological problems due to progesterone deficiency or insufficiency.
User Submitted Feedback For Jigest 10mg Tablet
Patients taking Jigest 10mg Tablet
Twice A Day
Once A Day
What were the side-effects while using this medicine?
No Side Effect
How do you take this medicine?
With or without food
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What are you using this medicine for?
Hormone replacement therapy
Premenstural syndrome (PMS)
Substitutes for Jigest Tablet
Duphaston 10mg Tablet