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Megest 10mg Tablet

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MRP 56.35*
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Megest 10 MG Description

Megest 10mg Tablet contains medroxyprogesterone acetate, which is identical to a hormone called progesterone. It is used to treat several conditions such as absence of menstrual cycle; heavy, irregul

ar, or painful menstrual cycle; abnormal bleeding from the uterus, and endometriosis. Menstrual cycle is regulated by various hormones naturally produced by the body. Medroxyprogesterone, also called as progestin balances out the levels of one such hormone called progesterone. It also causes the lining of uterus to become thinner, which is helpful in treating endometriosis and endometriosis-related pain. This medicine is not recommended in children. Always consume Megest 10mg tablets as per medical advice.


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ContainsMedroxyprogesterone(10.0 Mg)
UsesAmenorrhea (the absence of menstruation), endometriosis
Side effectsDepression, difficulty sleeping, nervousness, dizziness, acne
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Uses of Megest 10 MG

  • Amenorrhea (the absence of menstruation)
  • Heavy, painful, or irregular menstrual cycle
  • Abnormal uterine bleeding
  • Endometriosis

Contraindications of Megest 10 MG

  • Known allergy to any ingredients of Megest tablet
  • Known or suspected pregnancy
  • Known, a history of, or suspected breast cancer
  • Thromboembolic disease (formation of blood clots in the blood vessels)
  • Porphyria (Disorders resulting from build-up of certain chemicals related to red blood cell proteins)
  • Known or a history of liver disease

Side effects of Megest 10 MG

  • Headache
  • Depression
  • Difficulty sleeping
  • Nervousness
  • Dizziness
  • Hair loss

Precautions and Warnings of Megest 10 MG



Can I take Megest 10mg Tablets during pregnancy?
Megest Tablets is contraindicated for pregnant women, especially in the first trimester because it can increase the risk of genital birth defects. Talk to your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Megest 10mg Tablets while breastfeeding?
No, because the contents of Megest tablets enters into breastmilk. After you give birth, avoid Megest tablets for at least 6 weeks.


Can I drive if I have taken Megest 10mg Tablets?
Megest tablets have not shown any effect on the driving ability.


Can I consume alcohol with Megest 10mg Tablets?
Do not consume alcohol with Megest tablets unless discussed with your doctor.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have or had blood clots forming in your blood vessels
  • You have high blood pressure
  • You have asthma
  • You have liver problem
  • You have diabetes mellitus
  • You have cholelithiasis
  • You have otosclerosis
  • You have porphyria
  • You have a migraine or severe headache
  • You have systemic lupus erythematosus
  • You have epilepsy
  • You have a history of depression

Mode of Action of Megest 10 MG

How Does It Work?

Megest 10mg tablet contains medroxyprogesterone acetate as the active molecule. Also called as progestin, medroxyprogesterone regulates menstrual cycle by balancing out natural progesterone levels in ...
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Directions for Use of Megest 10 MG

  • Take Megest 10mg tablet at a dose and for the duration prescribed by your doctor
  • Do not crush, chew, or break the tablets
  • Megest 10mg Tablet can be taken with or without food
  • Take the tablet at the same time every day

Interactions of Megest 10 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • The effect of Megest 10mg tablets can be altered, when used along with aminoglutethimide, warfarin or other blood-thinning medications, carbamazepine, phenytoin, phenobarbital, nelfinavir, ritonavir,...
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Storage and disposal of Megest 10 MG

  • Keep Megest tablets out of children's sight and reach
  • Do not use after expiry date
  • Store your tablets at a temperature between 20-25°C
  • Do not dispose of the tablets in wastewater or household garbage

Dosage of Megest 10 MG


Overdose results in symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, withdrawal bleeding, breast tenderness, tiredness, drowsiness, and abdominal pain. Contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital imme...
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Missed a Dose

Take Megest 10mg Tablet as soon as you remember if you miss a dose. If your next dose is approaching, skip the missing dose and resume your regular schedule. Do not increase the dose.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Is Megest 10mg Tablet a contraceptive?

A: Megest 10mg Tablet is not a contraceptive medication. To avoid pregnancy, you should use an effective type of birth control. If you suspect you may have become pregnant while taking the medication, notify your doctor immediately to avoid any harm to the baby.

Q: Does Megest 10mg Tablet cause weight gain?

A: Yes, Megest 10mg, can cause weight gain as a side effect, especially it you consume in higher doses.

Q: When and how to consume the medicine?

A: Megest 10mg tablet may increase your risk for developing breast cancer. If you are currently suffering from have a history of cancer, inform your doctor.

Q: Can I consume Megest 10mg tablet with herbal medicines?

A: Using Megest] 10mg tablet along with St. John's wort, a herbal medicine used to treat depression, can result in decreased activity of Megest tablets. You must consult your doctor before using any herbal medicines with Megest tablet.
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Last Updated on: 05 May 2022 | 04:11 PM (IST)
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