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Promoto 100 mg Injection


Overview

Promoto Injection side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Vomiting
  • Bloating
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Uterine bleeding

How to use Promoto Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Promoto Injection works

Promoto 100 mg Injection 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.

Promoto Injection related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
SAFE
Promoto 100 mg Injection is safe to use during pregnancy.
Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk.
Lactation
SAFE
Promoto 100 mg Injection 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
Promoto 100 mg Injection 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 Promoto 100 mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Promoto 100 mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Promoto 100 mg Injection is however not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

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Expert Advice

  • Promoto 100 mg Injection is used in the treatment of female infertility and as a part of hormone replacement therapy.
  • It regulates menstrual cycles, treats heavy bleeding, and prevents thickening of the uterus.
  • It is also used to restore menstruation in women with secondary amenorrhea (the absence of menstrual cycles).
  • It may cause sleepiness or drowsiness. Don't drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how Promoto 100 mg Injection affects you.
  • It may cause bleeding  or spotting in between menstrual periods. Let your doctor know if this occurs frequently.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Promoto

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I am a male to female transsexual and I need Bilateral Orchiectomy at a fair costI am already on hormone replacement therapy for 2 years anti androgen/spirnolactone (Aldactone) and estrodiol valerate progynova, I need to have bilateral orchiectomy at the cheapest option
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
Hi Kindly consult to your nearest doctor
I have been told by doctors I have cystitis also simple cyst in right ovary . What should I be doing its been two years I have this issue
Dr. Megha Tuli
Gynaecologist
Hi PATIENT hormone therapy helps with cysts. Ask your doctor for a hormone replacement.
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FAQs

Q. What is Promoto and what is it used for?

Promoto contains progesterone, which is a natural female sex hormone. It is used to treat menstrual and pregnancy-related issues that are caused due to hormonal imbalance. It may also be prescribed along with estrogen as a part of hormonal replacement therapy for preventing endometrial hyperplasia (thickening of the lining of the uterus).

Q. How and in what dose should I take Promoto?

Promoto is given as an injection into the muscle, by a doctor or nurse only. The dose and duration are decided by your doctor, depending on your exact medical condition.

Q. What if I miss to take Promoto?

Ideally, you must try not to miss any dose. In case if you have missed any dose, please consult with your doctor. Do not take a double dose to make up for the missed one.

Q. What are the common side effects which I can experience while taking Promoto?

The common side effects associated with Promoto are local injection site reactions (redness, pain or swelling), nausea, vaginal discharge, weight changes, jaundice, mental depression, and fever. If any of these side effects bother you, please consult with your doctor.

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Minova Life Sciences Pvt Ltd., No. 4, Sujay House, Uttaradimutt Road, Shankarpuram, Bangalore-560004
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