Dehydroepiandrosterone (Micronized) is a hormonal medication. It gets converted into sex hormones in the body which are essential for the production and development of healthy eggs. Thus, it helps treat female infertility.
Q. Can Xtrophi 25mg Tablet be taken while I am pregnant?
No, you should not take Xtrophi 25mg Tablet if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant. Consult your doctor before taking the medicine as it can affect the fetus in the womb.
Q. Is Xtrophi 25mg Tablet used in assisted reproduction or patients with infertility?
Yes, Xtrophi 25mg Tablet can be used in patients of infertility to assist in in vitro fertilization (IVF). It serves as precursors of male and female sex hormones (testosterone and estrogen, respectively). The use of Xtrophi 25mg Tablet can be helpful in women with diminished ovarian functionality (lower count or quality of the eggs).
Q. Can Xtrophi 25mg Tablet be used to improve bone strength in osteoporosis?
Xtrophi 25mg Tablet has been shown to improve bone density and prevent osteoporosis. Hence, it can be useful in cases of osteoporosis, particularly in post-menopausal women. Do not start taking this medication for improving bone health. Contact your doctor first who will evaluate your condition before starting this medication.
Q. What is Micronization of Xtrophi 25mg Tablet? Does it have any advantages?
Micronization of a particular substance means transforming the compound into very small particles by various methods. On Micronization, the particle size gets smaller which helps in easy dissolution of the medication. This helps in faster and complete absorption of Xtrophi 25mg Tablet. As a result of Micronization the effectiveness of the medication increases.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 18th Feb 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.