Primokaa N 5 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Primokaa N Tablet

Primokaa N 5 mg Tablet is used in heavy menstrual bleeding, pain during menstruation, endometriosis and breast cancer.

Primokaa N Tablet side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Breast tenderness
  • Nausea
  • Irregular menstrual cycle
  • Ovarian cysts

How to use Primokaa N 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. Primokaa N 5 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Primokaa N Tablet works

Primokaa N 5 mg Tablet is a progestin (female hormone). It works to prevent pregnancy by temporarily stopping the release of an egg from the ovary, or preventing fertilization (union) of the egg by sperm. It may also alter lining of the uterus (womb) to stop a fertilized egg from attaching to the uterus.

Primokaa N Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Primokaa N 5 mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Primokaa N 5 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.
Nonhormonal contraceptives are preferred in breastfeeding women, especially during the first 4 weeks postpartum
Driving
Primokaa N 5 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Primokaa N 5 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Primokaa N 5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Primokaa N 5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Primokaa N 5 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease. Inform your doctor if you develop signs of jaundice like yellowing of eyes and skin, itching, and clay colored stools.

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Expert Advice

For oral contraceptive pill: Take your pill at the same time every day.
Do not take norethisterone tablets (for other uses):
  • If you have ever had a reaction to or been told that you are allergic to norethisterone or any of the other ingredients in the tablets.
  • If you are pregnant or suspect that you may be.
  • If you have missed any of the pills in a strip, and you do not bleed within 45 days of your last period, you may be pregnant. Stop taking norethisterone oral contraceptive pill and contact your doctor or family planning clinic, or do a pregnancy test yourself.
  • If you lose a pill, just take a pill from a spare strip. Then take all the other pills from your current strip as usual.
  • If you are sick or have very bad diarrhea or vomiting (within 3 hours of taking the pill), your body may not get its usual dose of hormones from that pill; just take a pill from a spare strip. Carry on taking your pills as normal if you can. You won’t need to use extra contraception.
  • If you have been sick more than 3 hours after taking the pill carry on taking your pills as normal and use extra contraception for 2 days after you are better.
  • If you are planning a baby, it’s best to use another method of contraception after stopping the pill until you have regular periods. However, it will not cause you or the baby any harm if you get pregnant straight away.
Do not take norethisterone tablets for any indication if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Primokaa N

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How i care on my wife in her period time because he face alot of pain in period time tell me doctor
Dr. Megha Tuli
Gynaecologist
Hi PATIENT rest and hot water water help in painful periods. However if its really problematic, please get her examined by a gynaecologist. Sometimes problems such as endometriosis etc all cause such painful periods.
Diagnosis:: endometriosis Medicine:: endoreg Age::38 Apart from this what to do for healthy life. Don't want pregnancyOther medicine:: thyrox.5mg,corcium,autrim,telma40,fol g1, calcirol gems,caberlin.5
Dr. Dharna Gupta
Gynaecologist and General Physician
Keep your thyroid and prolactin levels checked regularly. Use a reliable method of protection to avoid pregnancy.check your BP regularly. Continue iron and calcium supplements. Eat a balanced diet.exercise regularly.
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FAQs

Q. Is Primokaa N safe?
Yes. Primokaa N is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the physician/ doctor.
Q. Is Primokaa N available over the counter?
No, Primokaa N is not an over the counter (OTC) drug. It belongs to a class of prescription drugs and is available only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Primokaa N available in India?
Yes, Primokaa N is available in India as a prescription medicine.
Q. How long can I take Primokaa N for?
The prescribed duration of Primokaa N varies depending on the condition. It is recommended to take Primokaa N for a duration which is prescribed by your doctor.
Q. Does Primokaa N cause miscarriage?
Primokaa N has not been reported to cause miscarriage. However, it is advisable to consult your doctor before using any medicine during pregnancy.
Q. Does Primokaa N make you tired?
Use of Primokaa N may make you feel tired (fatigue). Please talk to your doctor in case you experience this symptom while taking Primokaa N.
Q. Does Primokaa N cause acne?
Acne has been reported as a side effect of Primokaa N. Please consult your doctor in case you get lot of acne while taking Primokaa N.
Q. Does Primokaa N affect ovulation?
Primokaa N works by suppressing ovulation when given at particular doses by its effect on the brain.
Q. Does Primokaa N cause weight gain?
Weight gain has been reported as a side effect of Primokaa N.Please consult your doctor in case you experience excessive weight gain while taking Primokaa N.
Q. Does Primokaa N help in ovulation?
No, Primokaa N does not help in ovulation. Rather it works by suppressing ovulation (release of eggs) and hence decreasing the production of female hormones like estrogens and progesterone.
Q. Does Primokaa N cause cramps?
Yes, Primokaa N can cause cramps in calves at night as a side effect. Kindly talk to your doctor in case you experience excessive cramps while taking Primokaa N.
Q. Can I take Primokaa N with the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system?
There are no reported drug-drug interactions between Primokaa N and levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system. However, Primokaa N belongs to a group of medicines called progestins which are female sex hormones and levonorgestrel is also a progestin. As both the medicines contain the similar chemical substance, it is advisable to consult your doctor before taking Primokaa N with a levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system.
Q. Can I take Primokaa N with etonogestrel implant?
There are no reported drug-drug interactions between Primokaa N and etonogestrel implant. However, Primokaa N belongs to a group of medicines called progestins which are female sex hormones and desogestrel is also a progestin. As both the medicines contain the similar chemical substance, it is advisable to consult your doctor before taking Primokaa N with etonogestrel implant.
Q. Can I take Primokaa N with levothyroxine?
Primokaa N can be taken with levothyroxine as there are no drug-drug interactions reported between the two medicines. Please consult your doctor before taking Primokaa N with levothyroxine.
Q. Can I take Primokaa N with amoxicillin?
Primokaa N can be taken with amoxicillin as no drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two medicines. However, it is advisable to consult your doctor before taking Primokaa N with amoxicillin.
Q. Can I take Primokaa N with desogestrel?
Primokaa N belongs to a group of medicines called progestins which are female sex hormones and desogestrel is also a progestin. As both the medicines contain the similar chemical substance, it is advisable to consult your doctor before taking Primokaa N with desogestrel.
Q. Can I take Primokaa N with paracetamol?
Yes, Primokaa N can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been seen. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking Primokaa N with paracetamol.

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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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