Medicine : Primolut N Tab

Name:Primolut N Tab
Manufacturer:Zydus Cadila
Generic Use:Norethisterone
Composition:Norethisterone(5 Mg)

Generic ( Norethisterone )

Typical use Of Norethisterone :Secondary Amenorrhea
Mechanism of action of Norethisterone :Norethisterone Converts The Endometrium From The Proliferative To The Secretory Phase. It May Also Have Some Estrogenic, Anabolic And Androgenic Activities. The Contraceptive Effects Are Due To Negative Feedback Inhibition Of Pituitary Gonadotropin, Whereby It Prevents Ovulation.
Drug Interaction of Norethisterone :Norethisterone Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Cyclosporin A, Estrogens Conjugated, Griseofulvin, Phenytoin (Na), Rifampicin. These Interactions Are Sometimes Beneficial And Sometimes May Pose Threats To Life. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Norethisterone :Hepatitis, Cataract, Cholestatic Jaundice, Optic Neuritis, Hyperglycemia, Hypertension, Mental Disturbances, Retinal Thrombosis, Dizziness, Fatigue, Anorexia, Anxiety, Abdominal Pain, Rashes, Weight Loss, Depression, Weight Gain, Elevation Of Liver Enzymes, Nausea And Vomiting, Edema, Acne, Hirsutism, Breast Discomfort.


How Norethisterone will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Norethisterone will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Norethisterone

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