Medicine : Preventol Tab

Name:Preventol Tab
Manufacturer:Hll Lifecare Ltd
Generic Use:Levonorgestrel
Composition:Levonorgestrel(0.75 Mg)

Generic ( Levonorgestrel )

Typical use Of Levonorgestrel :Contraception, Emergency Contraception, Menorrhagia, Menopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy.
Mechanism of action of Levonorgestrel :Levonorgestrel Binds To The Progesterone And Estrogen Receptors. Target Cells Include The Female Reproductive Tract, The Mammary Gland, The Hypothalamus, And The Pituitary. Once Bound To The Receptor, Progestins Like Levonorgestrel Will Slow The Frequency Of Release Of Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone (GnRH) From The Hypothalamus And Blunt The Pre-ovulatory LH (luteinizing Hormone) Surge.
Drug Interaction of Levonorgestrel :Levonorgestrel Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Amobarbital, Aprobarbital, Artemether, Bexarotene, Butabarbital, Colesevelam, Fosphenytoin, Hexobarbital. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Levonorgestrel :Headache, Dizziness, Increased Pressure Around The Brain, Depression, Nausea, Vomiting, Obstruction In Bile Movement, Jaundice, Appetite Disturbances, Menstrual Irregularities, Changes In Libido, Breast Discomfort, Fluid Retention, Weight Changes, Swelling Of Legs, Hair Loss, Low Platelet Counts.


How Levonorgestrel will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Levonorgestrel will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Levonorgestrel

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