Megesin

Megesin

megestrol

Manufacturer:

Teva

Distributor:

Zuellig
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Megestrol acetate
Indications/Uses
Treatment of breast cancer.
Dosage/Direction for Use
160 mg once daily for at least 2 mth.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity.
Special Precautions
History of thrombophlebitis. Severe liver impairment. Galactose intolerance, Lapp lactase deficiency, glucose-galactose malabsorption. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Wt gain. Occasionally, nausea, vomiting, oedema, breakthrough uterine bleeding.
ATC Classification
L02AB01 - megestrol ; Belongs to the class of progestogens.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Megesin tab 160 mg
Packing/Price
100's
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