Gestofit 200mg Capsule
Gestofit 200mg Capsule
Gestofit 200mg Capsule
Gestofit 200mg Capsule
Gestofit 200mg Capsule

Gestofit 200mg Capsule

By ALEMBIC PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Oral/Vaginal/Rectal Capsule(s) in Strip
229.60*
MRP 280.00
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Medical Description

Gestofit 200 capsule contains Progesterone as its active ingredient. It is a hormonal medicine used for the treatment of gynaecological disorders associated with inadequate levels of progesterone horm...
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ContainsProgesterone(200.0 Mg)
UsesGyneocological disorders
Side effectsDrowsiness, bloating, diarrhoea, spotting, breast tenderness
ClassificationDRUGS FOR FEMALE INFERTILITY
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Uses of Gestofit 200 MG

  • Gestofit 200 capsule is used for the treatment of premenstrual syndrome, absence of menses, irregular menses and abnormal uterine bleeding.
  • To support the early phase of pregnancy in women who have experienced vaginal bleeding during early pregnancy and have inadequate or low levels of progesterone.
  • For the treatment of infertility, preventing preterm delivery and mood disorder following childbirth.
  • Hormone replacement therapy in women having menopause. It is given along with estrogen to post-menopausal women.
  • This medicine is also used to support pregnancy and fertility outcomes during assisted reproductive procedures.

Contraindications of Gestofit 200 MG

  • If you are allergic to progesterone or any other ingredients of Gestofit 200 capsule.
  • If you have or ever had breast cancer.
  • If you experience abnormal vaginal bleeding which is not being treated.
  • If you recently had a heart attack or stroke.
  • If you have a blood clotting disorder such as thrombosis, deep vein thrombosis (clots in blood vessels of legs) and blood clots in the lungs.
  • If you have any liver disease.

Side effects of Gestofit 200 MG

  • Drowsiness
  • Abdominal bloating
  • Breast tenderness
  • Soreness
  • Diarrhoea
  • Flatulence
  • Short menstrual cycle
  • Intermittent bleeding or spotting

Precautions and Warnings of Gestofit 200 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Gestofit 200 capsule during pregnancy?
A:
Gestofit 200 capsule can be taken during pregnancy, if it is prescribed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Gestofit 200 capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of Gestofit 200 capsule pass into the breastmilk, however, its effect on breastfed infants is unknown. Consult your doctor for further advice.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Gestofit 200 capsule?
A:
Gestofit 200 capsule can make you feel drowsy and sleepy, caution is advised while driving or using machines if affected.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Gestofit 200 capsule?
A:
There is no known interaction between this medicine and alcohol. Consult your doctor if you drink too often. Consumption of alcohol during pregnancy should be avoided.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience abnormal vaginal bleeding or have a vaginal infection.
  • You have epilepsy, migraine, asthma, liver, heart or kidney dysfunction, diabetes, photosensitivity and you are a breastfeeding mother, careful observation is required.

Mode of Action of Gestofit 200 MG

How Does It Work?

Gestofit 200 capsule contains a man-made form of the female hormone progesterone. Progesterone plays a key role in regulating the menstrual cycle and maintaining pregnancy. This medicine works by repl...
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Directions for Use of Gestofit 200 MG

Gestofit 200 capsule must be used as directed by your doctor. Take it at a fixed time for optimal results.

Interactions of Gestofit 200 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines affect the way Gestofit 200 capsule works or Gestofit 200 capsule itself can affect the action of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, herbals you are currently taking or might take before taking this medicine.
  • Especially, if you are taking an antifungal medicine containing ketoconazole inform your doctor.

Storage and disposal of Gestofit 200 MG

  • Store it in a cool and dry place away from sunlight.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Dispose the unused and expired medicine properly. Do not dispose this medicine in sink or flush.

Dosage of Gestofit 200 MG

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. Symptoms of an overdose include drowsiness, dizziness, sleepiness or painful menst...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Abhishek B L

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is there anything else I need to know while taking Gestofit 200 capsule?

  • Yes, if you are going to have surgery, tell your doctor that you are being treated with Gestofit 200 capsule as you may need to stop taking this medicine for 4-6 weeks before the surgery to reduce th...
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  • Get regularly examined by your doctor for mammography.

Q: How Gestofit 200 capsule should be taken?

A: Take this medicine as advised by your doctor, one hour before or after your meals. This medicine should be taken at a fixed time to gain optimum benefits.

Q: What is the use of Gestofit 200 capsule?

A: Gestofit 200 capsule is used for the treatment of gynaecological disorders associated with decreased levels of the female hormone progesterone. It is used in females to treat abnormal uterine bleeding, absence of or irregular menstruation, to support pregnancy, as hormone replacement therapy in women having menopause and for the fertility-related problem.

Q: Does Gestofit 200 capsule cause weight gain?

A: Yes, you may experience weight gain while on Gestofit 200 capsule as its common side effect. Talk to your doctor if it is bothering you. But do not stop taking this medicine, as an incomplete course of medicine may result in treatment failure and reoccurrence of symptoms.
Product Details
Brand
GESTOFIT
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/11/2023
Last Updated on: 26 Jul 2021 | 11:40 PM (IST)
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