Medicine Overview of Megahenz Tablet
Megahenz 40mg Tablet is used in breast cancer
and Endometrial cancer.
It is also used for treating appetite and weight loss in patients with advanced cancer or HIV.
Edema, Abdominal bloating, Anxiety, Irritability, Depression, Muscle pain.
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. Megahenz 40mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Megahenz 40mg Tablet is a progestin (female hormones). It works in patients with breast cancer and endometrial cancer by lowering certain hormones produced in tumours that are responsible for causing pain. It is not clear how Megahenz 40mg Tablet treats appetite and weight loss.
In Depth Information on Megahenz Tablet
- Inform the doctor before taking megestrol if you have a history of thrombophlebitis (blood clots) or a suffering from liver or kidney disease, diabetes or adrenal gland disorder.
- You should use megestrol with caution if you are an elderly patient as it may cause decreased liver, renal or heart functions.
- Take precautions as megestrol may interfere with the normal menstrual cycle (period) in women.
- Seek medical emergency if you develop any allergic reaction like swelling of lips, face and tongue, skin rash, difficulty breathing while taking megestrol.
Megahenz Tablet related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Megahenz 40mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Megahenz 40mg Tablet 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.
Megahenz 40mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Megahenz 40mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Megahenz 40mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Megahenz 40mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Megahenz 40mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Frequently asked questions about Megahenz Tablet
Megahenz is safe if it is taken at a particular dose, duration and indication as prescribed by the doctor
Megahenz is a steroid and also used in chemotherapy of breast cance
Megahenz is not a controlled substance
Megahenz is a progestational agent or a synthetic form of the female sex hormone progesterone. Its anti-neoplastic effect against breast cancer is exerted by inhibition of pituitary gonadotrophin production (type of hormone released from the pituitary gland) and resultant decrease in estrogen secretion, and to some extent by direct cytotoxic effect on tumor cells
Megahenz stops unusual heavy bleeding from the uterus (dysfunctional uterine bleeding).
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