Orserm 60mg Capsule

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Medicine Overview of Orserm Capsule

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Uses of Orserm Capsule

Orserm 60mg Capsule is used as contraception.
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Side effects of Orserm Capsule

Common

Irregular menstrual cycle.

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How to use Orserm Capsule

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. Orserm 60mg Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Orserm Capsule works

Orserm 60mg Capsule is a birth control pill. It acts by preventing the implantation of the fertilized ovum to the womb (uterus).

In Depth Information on Orserm Capsule

Expert advice for Orserm Capsule

  • It is good for women who want an effective, reversible method of contraception (family planning) but not hormonal pills.
  • Orserm may cause delayed periods in few women. However, this occurs in about 8% of users and usually in the first three months. 
  • The first pill should be taken on the first day of the period and the second pill three days later. Follow this for the first three months. Starting from the fourth month, take it once a week on the first pill day. 
  • Orserm is safe for breastfeeding women.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Orserm 60mg Capsule
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Orserm 60mg Capsule 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.
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Driving
It is not known whether Orserm 60mg Capsule alters the abili
ty to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Orserm
60mg Capsule in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Orserm
60mg Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Orserm 60mg Capsule

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Q. What if I miss my pill?
Take the missed pill as soon as you remember. If the pill is missed by 1 or more days but less than 7 days, follow the regular schedule and use an alternate method (e.g. condoms) till the next period. If the pill is missed by more than 7 days, restart the schedule like a new user.
Q. Does Orserm have any serious side effects?
Unlike other combined oral contraceptives, Orserm does not cause side-effects such as nausea, weight gain, water retention and high blood pressure. However, delayed periods may occur in some women, which settles with time.
Q. I am breastfeeding my baby. Is Orserm safe for me?
Yes, Orserm is safe for use in a breastfeeding mother as it is a nonhormonal, non-steroidal pill.
Q. If I become pregnant while on Orserm (method failure) will my foetus be harmed?
Orserm does not cause anomalies in the foetus and babies born have normal growth and development.
Q. Does Orserm cause vaginal discharge, spotting, breakthrough bleeding or menorrhagia?
No. Orserm does not cause vaginal discharge, spotting, breakthrough bleeding or menorrhagia.
Q. Does Orserm cause any abnormal change in my genital tract?
No. Orserm does not cause any abnormal change in the female genital tract (vagina, cervix, uterus and ovaries).
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