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Astanol Tablet

By REKVINA PHARMACEUTICALS
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
70.38*
MRP 82.80
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Astanol 5 MG Description

Astanol Tablet is used to prevent missed pregnancy and premature labour. It is also used for gynaecological disorders such as amenorrhea, irregular menstruation, and premenstrual syndrome. Astanol co

tains Allylestrenol as an active ingredient which is a man-made form of the female hormone progesterogne. This medicine works by imitating the actions of the natural hormone progesterone and is used for the treatment of menstrual & gynaecological disorder due to imbalance in the hormonal levels. It is not recommended for female children below 16 years. It is advised to discuss with your physician if you ever had undiagnosed vaginal bleeding, terminated pregnancy, or any kind of heart or kidney-related problems before taking this medicine.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹70.38
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ContainsAllylestrenol(5.0 Mg)
UsesPrevent threathened pregnancy, premature labour
Side effectsNausea, Vomiting, eye probelm, stomach discomfort
TherapyDRUGS FOR PREMATURE LABOUR PREVENTION
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Uses of Astanol 5 MG

  • To prevent repeated pregnancy loss or missed pregnancy, premature delivery/labour.
  • To prevent Intra Uterine Growth Retardation (poor growth of a fetus during pregnancy).
  • For the treatment of menstrual problems such as amenorrhea, irregular menstruation, and premenstrual syndrome.

Contraindications of Astanol 5 MG

  • If you are allergic to allylestrenol or any component of Astanol Tablet.
  • If you have a liver-related problem.
  • If you ever had an undiagnosed bleeding, internal bleeding in the brain.
  • If you have hormone-dependent cancer like breast cancer, prostate cancer.

Side effects of Astanol 5 MG

  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Stomach discomfort
  • Visual disturbance
  • Ulcer in eyes
  • Bulging of eyes

Precautions and Warnings of Astanol 5 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Astanol during pregnancy?
A:
Astanol is used to prevent missed pregnancy as well as for maintaining pregnancy. It should not be used after delivery. However it is recommended not to use the same unless prescribed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Astanol while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine is used only in certain pregnancy-related complications, hence it is advised to discontinue this medicine after delivery, as it may affect the breastfed baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Astanol?
A:
This medicine does not affect your ability to drive or use machinery. However, if you experience side effects like dizziness, you should avoid driving or using machines.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Astanol?
A:
Alcohol is not known to interact with this medicine. However, if you consume alcohol too often discuss it with your doctor.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from any kind of heart diseases.
  • You are breastfeeding or experience migraine headaches.
  • You have a sinus problem, breathing difficulty, asthma or infection of the lungs or airways.
  • You have kidney dysfunction or a serious liver-related disorder.

Mode of Action of Astanol 5 MG

How Does It Work?

Astanol Tablet contains Allylestrenol that works by imitating the action of the natural hormones progesterone. It helps in regulating the normal functions of the uterus. Astanol Tablet also supports t...
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Directions for Use of Astanol 5 MG

Astanol Tablet should be taken as instructed by your treating doctor.

Interactions of Astanol 5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements. Astanol Tablet may affect the way other medicin...
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Storage and disposal of Astanol 5 MG

  • Store the medicine below 30°C temperature.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Astanol 5 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose include drowsiness, palpitation, faintness, unusual muscle movement of the face and neck, fits, loss of consciousness. If you experience any symptoms or side effects, contact your...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking this medicine, take it as soon as possible. If it's already time for the next dose then skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I take Astanol during pregnancy?

A: Yes, you can only if prescribed by a doctor. Astanol is used for preventing threatened pregnancy and premature labour and hence it can be used during pregnancy, only if prescribed by your doctor.

Q: Does Astanol Tablet help you get periods?

A: Yes, Astanol Tablet is prescribed for the management of amenorrhea (absence of periods in your reproductive age). However, this medicine should only be used under medical supervision.
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ASTANOL

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Last Updated on: 24 May 2022 | 11:18 PM (IST)

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