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Lynoral 1mg Tablet

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Lynoral 1 MG Description

Lynoral Tablet is used in case of estrogen deficiency and other female hormone-related disorders. It is also used to manage osteoporosis in menopausal women who are prone to fractures. It contains eth...
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ContainsEthinylestradiol(1.0 Mg)
UsesEstrogen deficiency and other female hormone-related disorders
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, headache, acne
ClassificationHORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY
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Uses of Lynoral 1 MG

Lynoral Tablet is used to treat postmenopausal problems due to estrogen deficiency

Contraindications of Lynoral 1 MG

  • If you are allergic to ethinylestradiol or any of the other ingredients of Lynoral Tablet
  • If you have problems with your heart or blood circulation
  • If you smoke and are above 35 years of age
  • If you are pregnant
  • If you have problems with your liver
  • If you have Hepatitis C infection
  • If you had or have cancer of the womb or problems with your womb
  • If you had or have breast cancer
  • If you have diabetes or kidney problems
  • If you have abnormal vaginal bleeding
  • If you are taking medicines containing ombitasvir, paritaprevir, ritonavir, sofosbuvir, velpatasvir, voxilaprevir, dasabuvir, glecaprevir and pibrentasvir

Side effects of Lynoral 1 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Acne
  • Stomach pain
  • Weight changes
  • Breast tenderness

Precautions and Warnings of Lynoral 1 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Lynoral Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
  • Lynoral Tablet should not be used during pregnancy.
  • When pregnancy is detected, this medicine should be discontinued immediately.
  • If you are pregnant or think you may be or are planning for a baby, you should consult your doctor before starting this medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Lynoral Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is unknown if this medicine passes into human milk; hence consult a doctor before taking Lynoral Tablet while breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Lynoral Tablet?
A:
It is not expected that Lynoral Tablet will affect your ability to drive, but if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert, you should avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Lynoral Tablet?
A:
Although there is no known interaction with alcohol and Lynoral Tablet, it is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of consuming alcohol regularly.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have diabetes or asthma or kidney problems or bleeding disorders.
  • You have a condition of increased blood lipids (fats)
  • You ever had hearing loss or wear contact lenses.
  • You still have your womb or have cancer of the womb.
  • You develop swelling in your body like tongue, throat, face or are unable to swallow or breathe.
  • You have heart diseases or stroke or chest pain, as this medicine is not recommended in women who have heart diseases.
  • You have blood disorders or are going to have surgery.
  • You have breast cancer or breast diseases.
  • It is not recommended for children and adolescents.
  • Patients above 65 years may experience memory loss.
  • Women above the age of 35 years should not smoke while on this medicine.

Mode of Action of Lynoral 1 MG

How Does It Work?

Lynoral Tablet is a semi-synthetic version of the hormone estrogen present in the body of females. Its action is identical to biological estrogen. It binds to the estrogen receptors and shows a benefi...
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Directions for Use of Lynoral 1 MG

  • Take Lynoral Tablet as a whole with sufficient amount of water, with or without food.
  • You should take this medicine regularly and without fail as directed by your doctor.

Interactions of Lynoral 1 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Lynoral Tablet works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Concomitant use of Lynoral Tablet and anti-fits medicines like phenytoin, primidone, Anti-infective medicines like rifampicin, rifabutin and herbal products like St. John's wort can decrease the effec...
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  • Anti-HIV medicines like saquinavir, indinavir etc. when used with Lynoral Tablet can interfere with the effect of this medicine.
  • Anti Fungal medicines like fluconazole, itraconazole may increase the effect of Lynoral Tablet and may increase the risk of side effects.

Interactions with food items

Grapefruit juice tends to increase the levels of estrogen and hence should be avoided while using this medicine.

Storage and disposal of Lynoral 1 MG

  • Store Lynoral Tablets below 25°C in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight and heat.
  • Keep the medicine away from children and pets.
  • You should not flush this medicine in the toilet or pour them into the drain. You need to properly discard this medicine when it is expired or no longer needed.

Dosage of Lynoral 1 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose are nausea, vomiting, bleeding. If you experience any of the symptoms or think you have taken too much of Lynoral Tablet, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hosp...
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Missed a Dose

  • Missing a dose of Lynoral Tablet may reduce the effectiveness of the treatment.
  • If you missed any dose of 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 dose schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking Lynoral Tablet on my own?

  • No, you should never stop taking Lynoral Tablet until advised by the doctor, even if you are feeling good.
  • If you stop taking this medicine, it may lead to treatment failure.
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Last Updated on: 19 May 2022 | 05:13 PM (IST)

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