Metagesic SS 250 mg Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Metagesic SS Tablet
Metagesic SS 250 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of female infertility and hormone replacement therapy. It is also used to restore menstruation in women with secondary amenorrhea (the absence of menstrual cycles).
Metagesic SS Tablet side effects
Common
  • Fatigue
  • Sleepiness
  • Headache
  • Abdominal pain
How to use Metagesic SS 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. Metagesic SS 250 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
How Metagesic SS Tablet works
Metagesic SS 250 mg Tablet is a progesterone (female hormone). It works on the lining of the uterus and helps to establish and maintain pregnancy in infertile women. It helps in protecting the uterus from the negative effects of oestrogen when used for the treatment of postmenopausal symptoms.
Metagesic SS Tablet related warnings
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
SAFE
Metagesic SS 250 mg Tablet is safe to use during pregnancy.
Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk.
Lactation
SAFE
Metagesic SS 250 mg 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.
Driving
Metagesic SS 250 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Metagesic SS 250 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Metagesic SS 250 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Metagesic SS 250 mg Tablet is a natural progesterone available as a micronized formulation which helps in better absorption of this medicine when taken orally.
  • Metagesic SS 250 mg Tablet should be taken with food.
  • It helps increase chances of getting pregnant when used in women with infertility.
  • It may cause sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.

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FAQs

Q. What is natural micronised progesterone?
These are natural progesterone preparations which have improved bioavailability and fewer side effects compared with synthetic progesterone.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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