PROGENS TAB 2mg Tablet 21s

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Drug Strength: 2mg
Drug Form : Tablet
Pack Size : 21s
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Estradiol (Valerate):2mg | Estrogens their combinations and related preparations

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  • Manufactured / Marketed By : BritishProduct Form : TabletPack Size : 21sIngredients : Estradiol (Valerate):2mgGeneric Category : Estrogens their combinations and related preparations

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    How it works

    PROGENS TAB 2mg Tablet 21s works by replacing or replenishing the hormone estrogen that is normally produced in the body.

    Side effects

    Major & minor side effects for PROGENS TAB 2mg Tablet 21s

    • Breast pain and tenderness
    • Vomiting
    • Weight gain
    • Dizziness
    • Depression
    • Back pain
    • Headache
    • Vaginal discharge with no odor
    • Flu like symptoms
    • Excessive vaginal bleeding severe
    • Swelling of face, lips, eyelids, tongue, hands and feet severe
    • Troubled breathing and swallowing severe
    • Discharge from the nipple severe
    • Change in the texture of breast skin and nipples severe
    • Inverted nipples severe

    Uses of PROGENS TAB 2mg Tablet 21s

    What is it prescribed for?

    • Post menopausal symptoms

      This medicine is used to relieve and treat the symptoms experienced after menopause. Most common symptoms include hot flashes and vaginal dryness.

    • Vaginal/vulvar atrophy

      This medicine is used to treat vaginal atrophy marked by thinning and shrinking of tissues in the urethra and the vagina and decreased lubrication due to lack of hormone estrogen.

    • Hypoestrogenism

      This medicine is used to treat hypoestrogenism characterized by low estrogen levels and associated side effects. This may be due to castration, hypogonadism, or failure of the ovaries.

    • Primary ovarian failure

      This medicine is used to treat the symptoms of primary ovarian failure which results in low estrogen level in the body and infertility.

    • End-stage breast cancer

      This medicine is used to manage the symptoms of breast cancer that has spread to other parts of the body.

    • Postmenopausal osteoporosis

      This medicine is also used to prevent and treat the symptoms of osteoporosis in women who have reached menopause.

    • Prostate Cancer

      This medicine is also used for the management of symptoms of prostate cancer.

    • Oophorectomy

      This medicine is also used while and after the patient undergoes a surgery to remove one or both the ovaries.

    Concerns

    Frequently asked questions

    • Onset of action

      The effect of this medicine can be observed within 14-30 days of oral administration.

    • Duration of Effect

      The effect of this medicine lasts for 7-12 days.

    • Safe with Alchohol?

      Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

    • Is it habit forming?

      No habit forming tendencies were reported.

    • Usage in pregnancy?

      Use of this medicine is not recommended if you are pregnant or planning a pregnancy in immediate future. Contact your doctor if you suspect a pregnancy while being treated with this medicine.

    • Usage while breast-feeding?

      This medicine should be used with caution in women who are breastfeeding. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.

    When not to use?

    • Allergy

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients who have a known allergy to estrogen products or any other ingredient present along with it.

    • Undiagnosed vaginal bleeding

      This medicine is not recommended for use if you have an abnormal episode of vaginal bleeding which was not diagnosed.

    • Heart and blood vessel disorder

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients having a disease of the heart or blood vessels viz. deep vein thrombosis, recent heart attack, other blood clotting disorders etc.

    • Breast cancer

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients having breast cancer. It should also not be used if a patient has had breast cancer before or is suspected of having it. Patients having end stage breast cancer and on palliative care are an exception here.

    • Estrogen-dependent tumor

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients having cancer which is attributed to abnormal levels of the hormone estrogen in the body for prolonged duration.

    • Liver disease

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients having an impairment of liver function owing to a disease or other contributing factors.

    Warnings

    Warnings for special population
    • Pregnancy

      Use of this medicine is not recommended if you are pregnant or planning a pregnancy in immediate future. Contact your doctor if you suspect a pregnancy while being treated with this medicine.

    • Breast-feeding

      This medicine should be used with caution in women who are breastfeeding. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.

    General Warnings
    • Abnormal vaginal bleeding

      This medicine should not be given to women having undiagnosed abnormal vaginal bleeding. Appropriate tests should be performed to rule out cancer in all cases of abnormal and persistent bleeding before treatment with PROGENS TAB 2mg Tablet 21s is initiated.

    • Cardiovascular risks

      This medicine has been associated with an increased risk of stroke, heart attack, and other complications associated with the heart. It should be used with caution in patients having a heart disease or are exposed to the risk factors.

    • Dementia

      This medicine has been associated with an increased risk of dementia especially in the elderly. Caution is advised if this medicine is used in the elderly for longer durations.

    • Breast cancer

      Use of this medicine increases the risks of breast cancer and hence should be used at the lowest doses and the duration of treatment should be kept as low as possible.

    • Jaundice

      Use of this medicine can cause yellowing of the eyes and skin due to its effect on the liver and the gall bladder. Report the presence of any symptom indicative of jaundice to the doctor on priority. Use of this medicine should be stopped in such cases.

    • Surgery

      Use of this medicine should be stopped 4 weeks prior to a major surgery. The risk of complications while performing a surgery increases significantly if this medicine is used.

    • Oedema

      Use of this medicine, especially the topical forms, may cause fluid retention or other associated problems in women. Any swelling of the eye, throat, tongue, arms, and feet should be reported to the doctor.

    • Difference in vision

      Use of this medicine has been associated with partial or complete loss of vision in some rare cases. Any abnormalities in vision should be promptly reported to the doctor. Special precautions should be taken if the patient is wearing contact lenses.

    • Gall bladder disease

      Use of this medicine can increase the risk of gallbladder diseases, especially in postmenopausal women. It should be used with caution in patients suffering from a disease of the gall bladder

    • Formation of blood clots

      Use of this medicine has been associated with the formation of blood clots especially in the elderly and people who smoked.

    • Pediatric use

      Use of this medicine in children as the safety and efficacy are yet to be established.

    Dosage

    • Missed Dose

      Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next scheduled dose then the missed dose can be skipped.

    • Overdose

      Contact your doctor if an overdose is suspected. Symptoms of overdose may include nausea, vomiting, or vaginal bleeding.

    Interactions

    Interaction with Medicines
    • Carbamazepine moderate
    • Dexamethasone moderate
    • Prednisolone moderate
    • Tranexamic Acid severe
    • Warfarin moderate
    • Thalidomide severe
    Disease interactions
    • severe

      This medicine should be used with caution if the patient has had an episode of abnormal vaginal bleeding especially if the intended use is for a long duration. It is advised to undergo a diagnostic test to ascertain the reason for the abnormal bleeding. Conditions like endometrial hyperplasia should be ruled out before starting the therapy with PROGENS TAB 2mg Tablet 21s .

    • severe

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients having a tumor caused due to abnormal levels of estrogen in the body. The tumor may be of the endometrium or the breasts. Suitable diagnostic tests should be performed before starting treatment with PROGENS TAB 2mg Tablet 21s .

    • moderate

      This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients having high blood pressure. The risk of adverse effects on the heart and blood vessels are extremely high in such cases. Suitable dose adjustment and safety monitoring is a must in such cases.

    • severe

      Use of this medicine is not recommended for use in patients who have had or are currently having a disease of the heart and blood vessels. Your doctor may determine the best course of treatment after assessing the severity of the condition.

    • severe

      Use of this medicine is not recommended if the patient has cancer of the liver is suspected of having it. Your doctor may decide the best course of treatment after assessing the condition.

    Food interactions
    • Avoid or limit the uptake of grapefruit juice while taking this medicine. Grapefruit juice may interfere with the effectiveness of the medicine and may cause some adverse effects.

    Lab interactions

    General Instructions

    Take This medicine as instructed by the doctor. Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller quantities or for longer durations than recommended. It is advised to do regular follow ups with the doctor while taking this medicine.

    Other details

    • Can be taken with or without food, as advised by your doctor
    • To be taken as instructed by doctor
    • May cause sleepiness

    References

    Additional Information>

    One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver PROGENS TAB 2mg Tablet 21s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts your request based on valid prescription and availability.

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