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Mifegest 200mg Tab

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Mifegest 200 MG Description

Mifegest 200 mg Tablet is a progestin antagonist used for the termination of pregnancy in the early stages. It blocks the action of progesterone, a hormone necessary for the maintenance of the pregnan...
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ContainsMifepristone(200.0 Mg)
UsesMedical termination of pregnancy, Cushing's syndrome
Side effectsHeavy vaginal bleeding, nausea, vomiting, uterine cramps, infection
ClassificationDRUGS ACTING ON UTERUS
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Uses of Mifegest 200 MG

  • Early medical pregnancy termination
  • Cushing's syndrome

Contraindications of Mifegest 200 MG

  • If you are allergic to Mifegest 200 mg Tablet or any of its constituents.
  • If you have an Ectopic pregnancy.
  • If you have an intrauterine device.
  • If you experience unexplained vaginal bleeding.
  • If you have other bleeding disorders.

Side effects of Mifegest 200 MG

  • Heavy vaginal bleeding
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Uterine cramps
  • Infection
  • Uterine bleeding

Precautions and Warnings of Mifegest 200 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Mifegest 200 mg Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Mifegest 200 mg Tablet is used for early medical pregnancy termination. Using Mifegest 200mg Tab during pregnancy may lead to termination. Use this tablet only as per your doctor’s instructions.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Mifegest 200 mg Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Women who are breastfeeding should avoid using this medicine. For more information on the risks and benefits, seek medical advice. Ue this medicine only as per your doctor’s prescription.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken the Mifegest 200 mg Tablet?
A:
Sleepiness and dizziness are possible adverse effects of this medicine. As a result, avoid driving after taking this medication. If you have any such symptoms, you should not drive.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Mifegest 200 mg Tablet?
A:
With Mifegest 200 mg Tablet, alcohol may produce extreme sleepiness. It is better to avoid alcohol with Mifegest 200mg Tab to prevent severe side effects.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You vomit before 45 minutes of taking the medication.
  • You suffer from significant vaginal bleeding after taking this medicine, call your doctor immediately.
  • You have a history of liver, kidney or heart disease. Inform your doctor before starting this medicine.
  • Your doctor may ask you to get an ultrasonography or lab tests done for the same. Follow up with your doctor to check the complete termination of pregnancy.
  • You are more than ten weeks into the pregnancy. Mifegest 200mg Tab should not be used for termination of pregnancy if it has crossed ten weeks.
  • Your doctor may prescribe this tablet along with one or more other tablets to ensure complete success of the process.
  • You are taking any medicines, herbs, and supplements, as Mifegest 200 mg Tablet may interact with them and cause unwanted side effects.
  • Take Mifegest 200mg Tab as the doctor prescribes. If termination is not completed, it may lead to significant medical consequences, including hospitalisation, surgery, and infertility. If complete med...
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  • Avoid strenuous exercises after taking this medicine to avoid excessive bleeding.

Mode of Action of Mifegest 200 MG

How Does It Work?

Mifegest 200 mg Tablet blocks the action of progesterone, a natural female hormone that maintains the pregnancy. The uterine lining breaks down in the absence of progesterone, and the pregnancy stops ...
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Directions for Use of Mifegest 200 MG

  • Take Mifegest 200 mg Tablet per your doctor's instructions.
  • To avoid stomach distress, you may take the Mifegest 200 mg Tablet with a meal.
  • Never break or crush the tablet. Take it whole with water.

Interactions of Mifegest 200 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Ketoconazole
  • Erythromycin
  • Hydrocortisone
  • Dexamethasone
  • Warfarin
  • Ergotamine
  • Rifampicin
  • Phenobarbital
  • Phenytoin

Interactions with food items

  • Talk to your doctor about the food interactions of Mifegest 200 mg tablet.
  • Avoid consuming huge quantities of grapefruit juice while on this medicine, as it may alter the levels of this medicine in the blood.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol with this medicine as it may lead to side effects.

Storage and disposal of Mifegest 200 MG

Store below 30°C in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children and pets. Do not consume after the date of expiry has passed. Dispose of the leftover medicines as per th...
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Dosage of Mifegest 200 MG

Overdose

Overdosing on Mifegest 200mg Tab may cause severe symptoms. Call your doctor quickly if you feel you have taken too much of the medicine. Overdosing might lead to excessive cramps, nausea and vomiting...
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Missed a Dose

If the primary usage is to manage high blood sugar levels in a person with Cushing’s syndrome, take the missing dosage as soon as you recall. If another planned dose is approaching, omit the missed do...
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Content Details

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Dr. Anuj Tiwari

MBBS, DNB Medicine

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: After taking the Mifegest 200 mg Tablet, what should I expect?

A: After taking this medicine, you may or may not have heavy bleeding or spotting. After two days of taking the Mifegest 200 mg Tablet, your doctor will evaluate you and may prescribe an additional prescription for total pregnancy termination. It is important to follow up with your doctor to ensure complete termination.

Q: Is it true that the Mifegest 200 mg Tablet affects fertility?

A: Mifegest 200 mg Tablet has been shown not to affect future fertility. However, it is important to take this medicine only as per the doctor’s prescription.

Q: What exactly is the Mifegest 200 mg Tablet?

A: Mifegest 200 mg Tablet has Mifepristone. It aids in the termination of a pregnancy by inhibiting the action of progesterone, which is necessary for pregnancy maintenance. It is effective if taken in the initial 70 days of pregnancy.
Product Details
Brand
MIFEGEST
Expires on or After
28/09/2022
Last Updated on: 25 Feb 2022 | 10:20 AM (IST)

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