Duphaston 10 mg
Duphaston 10 mg contains Dydrogesterone, a component of the pregnadien derivative group of medicines. Synthetic hormones like dydrogesterone are made by humans. Essentially, it is the same as the hormone produced by the human body, progesterone. In other words, the drug Duphaston 10mg Tablet is used to treat female infertility, alleviate menstrual pain and heavy bleeding, as well as manage Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) and endometriosis. In the case of menopause, it can also restore normal menstrual cycles.
The drug is used to treat symptoms of endometriosis, infertility due to low levels of progesterone, irregular periods, symptoms of premenstrual syndrome, amenorrhoea and prevent unusually heavy or long periods, treat the signs of your menopause (Hormone Replacement Therapy)
This medicine is most commonly associated with nausea, headaches, and breast pain. There is a chance that bleeding or spotting may occur in between periods when taking this medicine. If this happens frequently, inform your doctor. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or have diabetes, depression, or liver disease, be sure to check with your physician before taking this medicine. The doctor needs to know about all the medicines you are taking, as many of them may interfere with the effectiveness of this medicine. The use of this medicine is strictly prohibited in adolescents and young adults aged 12-18.
You will be prescribed Duphaston 10mg Tablet based on your medical condition. Avoid self-medicating. Several investigations will be performed by your doctor, including blood tests, ultrasound, etc., to determine how much and how long the treatment will take. To avoid missing a dose of medication, take it every day at the same time. Drink a glass of water along with the tablet, preferably without breaking it or chewing it. To get the most benefit, continue taking the drug for as long as your doctor recommends.
USES OF DUPHASTON 10MG
- Female infertility
- Pain during menstruation
- Symptoms of premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
- Heavy menstrual bleeding
- Treat painful periods
- irregular periods
- Signs of your menopause (Hormone Replacement Therapy)
BENEFITS OF DUPHASTON TABLETS
Infertility in Women: Duphaston 10mg Tablet regulates the womb's lining to prepare it for pregnancy. As well as regulating the menstrual period and preventing repeated miscarriages, it also helps with the regulation of the menstrual cycle. Women with a history of recurrent abortions may find that Duphaston 10mg Tablet increases their chances of conceiving successfully.
In times of menstrual pain and cramps: During the menstrual cycle, Duphaston 10mg Tablet helps relieve abdominal distress. To ease discomfort during a painful period, try to rest, reduce stress, and drink plenty of warm fluids.
Premenstrual syndrome (PMS): As a woman's menstruation ends, she may suffer from physical and emotional conditions called premenstrual syndrome. In addition to alleviating symptoms of PMS such as swelling, fatigue, and mood swings, Duphaston 10mg Tablet also helps maintain energy levels. Also relieves PMS-related symptoms like cramps, headaches, and pain. As a whole, this medicine relieves discomfort and improves mood. It may also be helpful to alter your lifestyle by exercising regularly, practicing yoga, following a healthy diet, and getting plenty of sleep.
Endometriosis: There is a condition known as endometriosis, in which similar tissue to the endometrium (the lining of the uterus) grows outside of In addition to pain in the lower stomach and back, constipation, diarrhea, and difficulty in conceiving, other main symptoms include period pain, pain during and after sex, and difficulty in conceiving. It helps to relieve symptoms by preventing the growth of the endometrium outside the uterus.
Heavy menstrual bleeding: When you lose 80 ml or more of blood during your menstrual cycle, you have heavy bleeding. This can adversely affect your daily activities and quality of life. As part of a five-to-seven-day treatment regimen, taken twice a day, Duphaston 10mg Tablet can relieve heavy menstrual bleeding.
HOW DUPHASTON 10 MG WORKS
By maintaining healthy womb lining growth and shedding, DUPHASTON 10MG works. Progesterone is needed for re-establishing a regular menstrual cycle in conditions like premenstrual syndrome, painful or absent periods, and endometriosis where there is a lack of progesterone. Additionally, it aids in the treatment of infertility in preparation for pregnancy through stimulation of the womb lining.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE
Follow your doctor's instructions exactly when taking DUPHASTON 10MG. You can take this medicine with or without food. Take it with water and swallow it whole. You should not crush or chew the medicine. Depending on your condition, your doctor will determine the appropriate dose.
SIDE EFFECTS OF DUPHASTON 10MG
- A condition in which the skin around the face and throat swells, making breathing difficult (angioedema).
- Liver problems (such as skin or eye yellowing (jaundice), a feeling of general unhappiness and abdominal pain or other liver-related changes)
- An allergic reaction (vomiting, diarrhea, unexplained low blood pressure)
- Having dimpling lumps in your nipple or changes to the appearance of your breast (breast cancer).
- Tender breasts/breast pain
- Heavy, painful, or irregular periods
- Either no period or periods happening less frequently than usual
- Insufficient red blood cells
- Reactions to hypersensitivity
- The retention of fluid
- Having a swollen breast
- The expansion of tumors (such as meningioma) caused by progestogens
MANAGEMENT OF SIDE EFFECTS
Headache: On your head, apply a hot-water or cold-water bag. Relax in a dark and quiet room. You can drink tea or coffee.
Nausea and vomiting: Take this medicine after eating, or with a meal, or at the end of eating. Eat simple foods and avoid rich or spicy foods.
Abdominal pain: Rest and relax as much as you can. Slowly consume food and liquids. Keep your meals small and frequent. If you have stomach troubles, you may also want to apply a hot water bottle or a heating pad to your stomach. Still, if the pain persists, consult your doctor.
Diarrhea: To avoid dehydration, drink plenty of fluids. Unless your doctor has recommended it, don't take any other medication for diarrhea.
WARNING & PRECAUTIONS
PREGNANCY: It is important to use DUPHASTON 10MG with caution during pregnancy. Be sure to consult your physician before taking.
BREASTFEEDING: Breastfeeding women should not use DUPHASTON 10MG unless it is absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor before taking any action.
DRIVING AND USING MACHINES: Patients taking this medicine should avoid driving or operating machines, as it may cause them to feel dizzy or sleepy.
ALCOHOL: It is not recommended to consume alcohol during treatment with DUPHASTON 10MG.
KIDNEY: Patients with active kidney disease should use DUPHASTON 10MG with caution. You should consult your doctor.
LIVER: Patients suffering from liver disease or impairment of liver function should take Duphaston 10MG with caution. For advice, consult a doctor.
ALLERGY: If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to Dydrogesterone or any other ingredient in DUPHASTON 10MG, do not take it.
HEART DISEASE: Active heart disease patients should not take DUPHASTON 10MG. You should consult your physician before using this medicine.