Megahenz Tablet

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Alniche Life Sciences Pvt Ltd

Composition for Megahenz 40mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Breast cancer, Endometrial cancer
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Pregnancy
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₹23.0/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Megahenz Tablet

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Uses of Megahenz Tablet

Megahenz 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.
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Side effects of Megahenz Tablet

Common

Edema, Abdominal bloating, Anxiety, Irritability, Depression, Muscle pain.

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How to use Megahenz 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 Megahenz Tablet at a fixed time.

How Megahenz Tablet works

Megahenz 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 tablet treats appetite and weight loss.

In Depth Information on Megahenz Tablet

Expert advice for 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Megahenz Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Megahenz Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Megahenz Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human stud
ies 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.
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Driving
SAFE
Megahenz Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Megahenz Tablet should be used with caution in patients with
kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Megahenz Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Megahenz Tablet should be used with caution in patients with
severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Megahenz Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Megahenz 40mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Megestrol

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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