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Proluton Depot 250mg Inj 1ml

By ZYDUS CADILA HEALTHCARE LTD
1ml Injection in Ampoule

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Hydroxyprogesterone(250.0 Mg)
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DRUGS FOR PREMATURE LABOUR PREVENTION

Medical Description

Proluton Depot 250 mg injection is used in reducing the risk of premature birth in a female who previously has delivered a premature baby. It contains hydroxyprogesterone as its active ingredient. Thi...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
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uses

Uses of Proluton Depot 250mg Inj 1ml

Proluton Depot 250 mg injection is a manmade form of a female hormone and is used to reduce the risk of premature birth in a female who has already delivered a premature baby in the past.
contraindications

Contraindications of Proluton Depot 250mg Inj 1ml

  • If you are allergic to hydroxyprogesterone or any other ingredients of Proluton Depot 250 mg injection.
  • If you had or have problems with your liver like liver cancer, etc.
  • If you have breast cancer or any other hormone cancer.
  • If you have undiagnosed abnormal vaginal bleeding.
  • If you have or had a history of blood clot disorders.
  • If you have jaundice in pregnancy.
  • If you have high blood pressure that is not controlled.
sideEffects

Side effects of Proluton Depot 250mg Inj 1ml

  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Skin rash, itching, redness
  • Pain, swelling, itching at the injection site, injection site lumps
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Proluton Depot 250mg Inj 1ml

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Proluton Depot 250 mg injection during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the use of Proluton Depot 250 mg injection during pregnancy. Consult your doctor before using this injection.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Proluton Depot 250 mg injection while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of Proluton Depot 250 mg injection pass into breast milk in a small amount. Consult your doctor before using this medicine during breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Proluton Depot 250 mg injection?
A:
Proluton Depot 250 mg injection may make you dizzy. Avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Proluton Depot 250 mg injection?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Proluton Depot 250 mg injection on alcohol, but avoid taking alcohol in excessive amounts.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You had or have a blood disorder
  • You have problems with your heart or kidney
  • You have diabetes or pre-diabetes
  • You are pregnant and suffer from asthma, fits, migraine, high blood pressure
  • You have had a history of depression
  • You may develop jaundice or high blood pressure
  • You develop any allergic reactions like rash, swelling, itching
  • You are a smoker
  • Proluton Depot 250 mg injection should not be used to prevent premature birth in women who are pregnant with more than one baby (like twins, triplets). It should also not be used to stop active premat...
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modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Proluton Depot 250mg Inj 1ml

How Does It Work?

Hydroxyprogesterone is a manmade progestin, its mode of action to prevent or reduce premature birth is still not known.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Proluton Depot 250mg Inj 1ml

  • Proluton Depot 250 mg injection will be given in the hospital by your doctor or nurse. Do not self-inject this medicine.
  • Follow the instructions suggested by your doctor or nurse during the procedure or for aftercare.
interactions

Interactions of Proluton Depot 250mg Inj 1ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Proluton Depot 250 mg injection may interact with other medicines, discuss with your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbal preparations you are taking. Also, you should inform your doc...
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  • Medicines like cimetidine, ciprofloxacin, halothane, nicotine, bupropion, ketamine should be used with caution as they may alter the effects of this medicine.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Proluton Depot 250mg Inj 1ml

  • Store Proluton Depot 250 below 25°C in the original container to protect from light
  • Do not freeze
  • Keep it away from children and pets
dosage

Dosage of Proluton Depot 250mg Inj 1ml

Overdose

Proluton Depot 250 mg injection will be given to you by a doctor or nurse. Therefore, it is less likely that you may get more or less of this medicine. If you experience any symptoms right after takin...
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Missed a Dose

You will be monitored by your doctor or nurse on when Proluton Depot 250 mg injection should be given to you. It is unlikely that the dose will be missed. However, if you think your doctor or nurse mi...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking Proluton Depot 250 mg injection on my own?

  • No, you should never stop taking this medicine until advised by the doctor, even if you are feeling good.
  • If you stop taking this medicine, then it may lead to treatment failure.

Q: Can I take this Proluton Depot 250 mg injection on my own?

A: It is given by medical practitioners only or under the supervision of a medical professional.

Q: What is the Proluton Depot 250 mg injection used for?

A: Proluton Depot 250 mg injection is used to reduce the risk of premature birth in a female who has already delivered a premature baby in the past.

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ContainsHydroxyprogesterone(250.0 Mg)
UsesPrevent premature birth
Side effectsInjection site reactions, nausea diarrhoea
Last Updated on: 16 Jul 2021 | 06:46 AM (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.