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Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj
Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj

Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj

By ZYDUS CADILA HEALTHCARE LTD
1ml Injection in Ampoule
311.06*
MRP 365.95
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Nandrolone(50.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
Drugs For Osteoporosis

Medical Description

Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj contains Nandrolone as its active ingredient and is used to manage bones from weakening (osteoporosis) in post-menopausal women. This medicine will be given to you in the hospital or clinic by a doctor or nurse as an injection. You should avoid self-injecting. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about all the medicines and supplements you take and all the conditions or diseases you suffer from, before starting this medicine.
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Uses of Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj

Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj is used in treating osteoporosis (a condition in which bones become weak and brittle) in women post-menopause.

Contraindications of Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj

  • If you are allergic to Nandrolone or any other ingredients of Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj.
  • If you are pregnant or think you may be or are planning a pregnancy.
  • If you have a blood disease called porphyria.
  • If you are allergic to soy or peanuts.

Side effects of Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj

  • Injection site reaction
  • Nausea
  • Itching
  • Swelling of ankles or feet
  • Acne or pimples
  • Excess hair growth on the body or face
  • Hoarseness or change in voice
  • Increased sexual urge
  • Women develop male-like characteristics (inform your doctor immediately)
  • Abnormal or altered liver function

Precautions and Warnings of Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj during pregnancy?
A:
Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj must not be used during pregnancy, as there is limited information about its safety in human pregnancy. When pregnancy is detected, this medicine should be discontinued immediately. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant before using it.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj while breastfeeding?
A:
It is unknown if this medicine passes into human milk, hence you should not breastfeed, while taking this medicine. Consult your doctor before using this medicine while breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj?
A:
It is not expected that Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj will affect your ability to drive or operate machines.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj?
A:
Although there is no known interaction with alcohol and Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj, it is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of regular drinking.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are above 60 years old.
  • You have kidney or lung cancer.
  • You have migraine or fits (epilepsy).
  • You suffer from diabetes or high blood pressure.
  • You have problems with your heart, liver or kidney.
  • You had or have breast cancer which may have spread to the bones.
  • You are taking or about to start medicines like Prednisone, Betamethasone (used to treat rheumatic arthritis, asthma, etc).
  • You notice any male characteristics (change in voice, excess hair growth on the body or face), contact your doctor urgently.
  • You should let the doctor or the laboratory person know that you are using Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj while going for a lab test, as this medicine may interfere with the lab tests.

Mode of Action of Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj

How Does It Work?

Nandrolone belongs to the group of medicines called anabolic steroids which is similar to the effects of testosterone. Nandrolone in Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj works by strengthening the bones, thus helps in preventing bone loss. in this medicine works by strengthening the bones, thus helps in preventing bone loss.
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Directions for Use of Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj

  • Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj will be given to you in the hospital by your doctor or nurse. Do not self-inject this medicine.
  • Follow any instructions suggested by the doctor or nurse during the procedure or for aftercare.

Interactions of Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj

Interactions with other medicines

  • Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj may interact with other medicines, discuss with your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbal preparations you are taking. Also, you should inform your doctor if you have a planned surgery or vaccination scheduled.
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  • The use of insulin or other antidiabetics along with this medicine can affect the way this medicine works. Thus close monitoring is necessary.
  • Concomitant use of this medicine along with blood thinners like Warfarin, heparin, etc may alter the effects of this medicine.
  • Use the hormone ACTH or corticosteroids (used in arthritis, asthma, etc), medicines like Erythropoietin (used in anemia) should be used with caution along with Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj.
  • You should let the doctor or the laboratory person know that you are using this medicine while going for a lab test (like thyroid gland), as this medicine may interfere with the lab tests.

Storage and disposal of Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj

  • Store Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj under the conditions mentioned on the pack.
  • Keep it out of reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj

Overdose

Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj will be given to you by a doctor or nurse. Therefore, it is less likely that you may get an overdose on this medicine. If you experience any symptoms right after taking this injection, seek medical help.
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Missed a Dose

You will be monitored by the doctor or nurse as to when Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj should be given to you. It is unlikely that the dose will be missed. However, if you think your doctor or nurse might have missed a dose, inform them.
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Why can't I take Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj by myself?

A: This medicine is to be taken by injection and is given deeply into a muscle. So, it is always advisable to get this injection from an experienced doctor or nurse. It also needs to observe the patient for some time after injection. So, this medicine should not be self-administered.

Q: I am a sports person, can I use Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj to enhance my ability in sports?

A: Strictly No! The misuse of this medicine may cause serious harm and its use to enhance the ability in sports is discouraged and is a punishable offence.

Q: How long to should I use Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj?

A: The dose and duration of Deca Durabolin 50mg Inj will depend on the response to treatment. Follow your doctor's instructions and do not decide to stop the treatment with this medicine on your own.
Last Updated on: 20 Mar 2021 | 09:46 AM (IST)
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