Duphaston

✅ Regulates Menstrual Cycle
✅ Treats Menstrual Disorders
✅ Supports Pregnancy
✅ Prevents Miscarriage
✅ Prescribed Hormonal Therapy

Duphaston contains Dydrogesterone.

Product Overview

Duphaston is a medication containing the active ingredient Dydrogesterone. It is a synthetic hormone similar to the naturally occurring hormone progesterone. It is commonly prescribed to treat various gynecological conditions, including irregular menstrual cycles, endometriosis, premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and infertility due to luteal phase deficiency. Unlike other progestogens, it has minimal androgenic and estrogenic effects, making it suitable for women who are sensitive to these hormones.

Uses

Duphaston is used to regulate menstrual cycles and treat conditions such as irregular periods, heavy menstrual bleeding, and painful menstruation. It is also prescribed for the management of endometriosis, a condition characterized by the growth of uterine tissue outside the uterus, leading to pelvic pain and infertility. Additionally, it is indicated for women undergoing assisted reproductive technologies (ART) to support early pregnancy.

How to Use

Take Duphaston orally with or without food as directed by your doctor. The dosage and duration of treatment will depend on your medical condition and response to therapy. Follow the instructions provided by your healthcare provider carefully. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule.

How it Works

Dydrogesterone, the active ingredient in Duphaston, acts on the lining of the uterus (endometrium) to support normal menstrual cycles and pregnancy. It helps maintain the endometrium by promoting its growth and preventing its breakdown, which is essential for embryo implantation and early pregnancy. It also has antiestrogenic properties, reducing the stimulatory effects of estrogen on the endometrium and minimizing the risk of abnormal uterine bleeding.

Dosage and Administration

The usual dosage of Duphaston varies depending on the condition being treated. For irregular menstrual cycles, a typical starting dose is 5 to 10 mg once daily from days 11 to 25 of the menstrual cycle. For endometriosis, the recommended dose is usually 10 mg twice daily from days 5 to 25 of the cycle. Your doctor will determine the appropriate dosage and duration of treatment based on your individual needs.

Benefits

  1. Regulates menstrual cycles and reduces irregular bleeding.
  2. Treats conditions such as endometriosis and premenstrual syndrome (PMS).
  3. Supports early pregnancy and reduces the risk of miscarriage.
  4. Minimizes side effects associated with other progestogens, such as androgenic and estrogenic effects.
  5. Improves fertility outcomes in women with luteal phase deficiency.

Common Side Effects

Common side effects of it may include headache, nausea, breast tenderness, bloating, and mood changes. These side effects are usually mild and transient, resolving on their own with continued use. However, if any of these symptoms persist or worsen, contact your healthcare provider for further evaluation.

Warnings

Duphaston should not be used during pregnancy unless prescribed by a healthcare provider. It is contraindicated in women with known or suspected pregnancy, undiagnosed vaginal bleeding, liver disease, or a history of thromboembolic disorders. It may interact with certain medications, so inform your doctor about all prescription, over-the-counter, and herbal products you are taking.

Storage Information

Store Duphaston at room temperature away from moisture and heat. Keep it out of reach of children and pets. Do not use it after the expiration date printed on the packaging. Dispose of any unused medication properly according to local regulations.

Disclaimer:

Our sole intention is to ensure that its consumers get information that is expert-reviewed, accurate, and trustworthy. However, the information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of a qualified physician. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This may not cover all possible side effects, drug interactions, or warnings or alerts. Please consult your doctor and discuss all your queries related to any disease or medicine. We intend to support, not replace, the doctor-patient relationship.

Additional Information

Strength

10 mg

Quantity

30 Tablet/s, 60 Tablet/s, 90 Tablet/s, 180 Tablet/s

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