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Optogest Sr 300mg Tablet

By TROIKAA PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip

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Progesterone(300.0 Mg)
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DRUGS FOR FEMALE INFERTILITY

Medical Description

Optogest Sr Tablet contains progesterone as its active ingredient. This medicine is used for the treatment of gynaecological disorders associated with inadequate levels of progesterone hormone in the ...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Optogest Sr 300mg Tablet

  • 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

Contraindications of Optogest Sr 300mg Tablet

  • If you are allergic to any of the ingredients of the medicine.
  • 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.
sideEffects

Side effects of Optogest Sr 300mg Tablet

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

Precautions and Warnings of Optogest Sr 300mg Tablet

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Optogest Sr Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
This medicine can be taken during pregnancy if it is prescribed by your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Optogest Sr Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of this medicine pass into the breastmilk, however, its effect on breastfed infants is unknown. Consult your doctor for further advice.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Optogest Sr Tablet?
A:
This medicine can make you feel drowsy and sleepy, caution is advised while driving or using machines if affected.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Optogest Sr Tablet?
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.
otherGeneralWarnings

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.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Optogest Sr 300mg Tablet

How Does It Work?

This medicine 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 replenishin...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Optogest Sr 300mg Tablet

Optogest Sr Tablet must be used as directed by your doctor.Take it at a fixed time for optimal results.
interactions

Interactions of Optogest Sr 300mg Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines affect the way Optogest Sr Tablet works or Optogest Sr 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.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Optogest Sr 300mg Tablet

  • Store it in a cool and dry place, away from sunlight.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Optogest Sr 300mg Tablet

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
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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: How Optogest Sr Tablet 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 Optogest Sr Tablet?

A: Optogest Sr Tablet is used for the treatment of gyenocological disorders associated with decreased levels of a 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 fertility related problem.

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ContainsProgesterone(300.0 Mg)
UsesGyenocological disorders
Side effectsDrowsiness, bloating, diarrhoea, spotting, breast tenderness
Last Updated on: 25 Aug 2021 | 08:22 PM (IST)
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.