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Prostagen 200 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Prostagen 200 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Prostagen Tablet VT

Uses of Prostagen Tablet VT

Prostagen 200 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of female infertility.

Prostagen Tablet VT side effects

Common

Side Effects of Prostagen are Fatigue, Sleepiness, Headache, Abdominal pain.

How to use Prostagen Tablet VT

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Wash and dry your vaginal area. Dip the tablet in lukewarm water just to moisten it. Lie on your back and gently insert the tablet into the vagina as high as possible with or without the use of an applicator as mentioned in the label. It is best to use it just before bedtime.

How Prostagen Tablet VT works

Prostagen 200 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.
In Depth Information on Prostagen Tablet VT

Expert advice for Prostagen Tablet VT

  • Prostagen 200 mg Tablet is a vaginal gel that helps increase your chances of getting pregnant by replacing low levels of progesterone during luteal phase. It prepares the lining of your uterus to receive and nourish a fertilized egg. 
  • If you become pregnant, Prostagen 200 mg Tablet can be used for another 10 to 12 weeks until your progesterone levels are high enough.
  • It also helps regulate menstrual cycle in women who do not have a regular period due to a decrease in the hormone progesterone. 
  • It exposes your body to less hormone compared to progesterone pills or injections thereby preventing various gastric side effects.
  • Do not use tampons or other vaginal products for at least 6 hours before and 6 hours after using Prostagen 200 mg Tablet.
  • Use each applicator only once to insert the gel into your vagina and then throw it away. 
  • You may get a brownish or white discharge during this time that may cause irritation, pain or swelling of the vagina. It is not unusual, but talk to your doctor if it bothers you.
     
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Prostagen Tablet VT related warnings

Special precautions for Prostagen Tablet VT
Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
SAFE
Prostagen 200 mg Tablet is safe to use during pregnancy.
Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk.
Lactation
SAFE
Prostagen 200 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
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Prostagen Tablet VT

Frequently asked questions about Progesterone (Natural Micronized)
Q. What is natural micronised progesterone?
These are natural progesterone preparations which have improved bioavailability and fewer side effects compared with synthetic progesterone.

Substitutes for Prostagen Tablet VT

Susten VT 200 Tablet
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