If you are taking Kontrac orally, then it is best taken with food and do not take antacids that contain magnesium along with it. Ask your doctor for help in selecting a suitable antacid.
Take Kontrac only as prescribed by the doctor because in some cases, miscarriages caused by Kontrac are likely to be incomplete which may result in serious medical complications, leading to hospitalization, surgery and possible infertility.
Notify the doctor immediately if excessive bleeding occurs.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Kontrac 200mcg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy. Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Kontrac 200mcg Tablet should be used with caution during lactation.
Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
Kontrac 200mcg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kontrac 200mcg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Kontrac 200mcg Tablet is recommended. However, inform your doctor if you have an underlying kidney disease. This medicine may be started with a low dose and then increased with caution by your doctor.
Kontrac 200mcg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Kontrac 200mcg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Kontrac 200mcg 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.