Megahenz Tablet

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Alniche Life Sciences Pvt Ltd

Composition for Megahenz 40mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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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 Contraception.
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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 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 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
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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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
Megahenz Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. L
imited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Megahenz Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Megahenz Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

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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