Gestmate (200 mg) Capsule Side Effects and usage

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Gestmate (200 mg) - Progesterone- Capsule is manufactured by Akesiss Pharma Pvt Ltd and the main constituent generic drug is Progesterone- 200 mg.

Gestmate (200 mg) Capsule Medicine Side effects and usage

Side Effects

Breast engorgement, headache, rise in body temperature, edema, esophageal reflux, acne and mood swings may occur.
Irregular bleeding or amenorrhoea.
Long term use of progestin in HRT may increase the risk of breast cancer.
Blood sugar may rise and diabetes may be precipitated by long-term use of potent agents like levonorgestrel.
Given in early pregnancy, progestins can cause masculinization of female foetus and other congenital abnormalities.

Indications

As contraceptive.
Hormone replacement therapy (HRT).
Dysfunctional uterine bleeding.
Endrometriosis.
Premenstrual syndrome/tension.
Threatened/habitual abortion.
Endometrial carcinoma.
Dysmenorrhea.
Suppression of postpartum lactation.
Hypoventilation.

Contra Indications

Hypersensitivity.
Undiagnosed vaginal bleeding, breast cancer, pregnancy, lactation.
Thromboembolic disorders.
History of seizures.
Markedly impaired liver functions.

Caution

Diabetes.
Exclude pregnancy.
Suspicion of thromboembolic disorders.

Cost

The cost of the drug per 1 Capsule is Rs.19.6 in India as of date.

Formulation

Gestmate (200 mg) Capsule mainly contains the generic formulation called as Progesterone- 200 mg.

Gestmate (200 mg) Capsule Medicine Generics

Medicine Name: Gestmate (200 mg) Capsule
Manufacturer: Akesiss Pharma Pvt Ltd
Generic Molecule: Progesterone

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