Medicine Overview of RUMIGEST CAPSULE
Uses of RUMIGEST CAPSULE
Rumigest 2mg capsule is used as an oral contraceptives to prevent pregnancy and to treat heavy menstrual bleeding (not caused by any disease of the womb) in women who wish to use oral contraception..
Side effects of RUMIGEST CAPSULE
Vomiting, Headache, Nausea, Mood changes, Abdominal pain, Irregular menstrual cycle, Breast pain.
How to use RUMIGEST 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Rumigest 2mg capsule at a fixed time.
How RUMIGEST CAPSULE works
Rumigest 2mg capsule is a progestin (female hormones). It works to prevent pregnancy by preventing the release of an egg from the ovary or preventing fertilization of the egg by sperm (male reproductive cells). It also may work by changing the lining of the uterus (womb) to prevent the development of a pregnancy.
In Depth Information on RUMIGEST CAPSULE
Expert advice for RUMIGEST CAPSULE
• Inform your doctor if you or close relatives of yours have the propensity to form blood clots, e.g clots in blood vessels of leg, lungs, or have experienced heart attack, stroke, or suffer from compromised blood supply to any part of the body, especially hands and legs. • Tell your doctor if your close relative has or has had breast cancer. • Seek immediate medical attention if you notice possible signs of a blood clot such as a blood clot in the leg (pain, swelling, redness, discoloration of the leg), a blood clot in the lung (pulmonary embolism; breathlessness, wheezing, irregular heartbeats, cough, dizziness etc.), a heart attack or a stroke. •Tell your doctor if you have a disease that first appeared during pregnancy or earlier use of sex hormones, such as hearing loss, porphyria (a disease of the blood), gestational herpes (skin rash with blisters during pregnancy) or Sydenham’s chorea (a nerve disease causing sudden, uncontrolled movements of the body). • Seek immediate medical attention if you experience symptoms of angioedema/allergy such as swollen face, tongue and/or throat and/or difficulty swallowing or itchy rash, together with difficulty breathing. • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding or if you have just given birth. • Patients allergic to dienogest or any of its ingredients should not be given dinigest. • Women with presence or risk of venous thromboembolism (blood clots in blood vessels of the leg or lungs) should avoid it. • Women undergone any major surgery with prolonged immobilization should avoid dienogest intake. • Women with presence or risk of arterial thromboembolism (blood clots in arteries, causing compromised blood supply to heart, brain, hands, and legs) should avoid it.
Special precautions for RUMIGEST 2MG CAPSULE
Taking Dienogest with alcohol can cause minor side effects
Rumigest 2mg capsule is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor....
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
There is no interaction between renal impairment and consumi+more
ng this drug. So dose alteration is not needed....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Frequently asked questions for RUMIGEST 2MG CAPSULE
Frequently asked questions for Dienogest
Q. Is dienogest antiandrogenic?
Dienogest has an antiandrogenic activity and mainly act by blocking the action of testosterone
Q. Is dienogest as effective as leuprolide or triptorelin?
Apart from its indication as oral contraceptive, dienogest is also indicated for endometriosis (a condition resulting from the appearance of endometrial tissue outside the womb and causing pelvic pain, especially associated with menstruation). Dienogest is as effective as leuprolide and triptorelin in the treatment of endometriosis.
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