Trust Pill

Trust Pill

Manufacturer:

DKT

Distributor:

DKT
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
21 ochreous tab each containing Ethinyl estradiol 30 mcg, levonorgestrel 125 mcg, 7 brown tab each containing Fe fumarate 75 mg (equiv to elemental Fe 24.75 mg)
Indications/Uses
Contraception & treatment of menstrual disorders eg, dysmenorrhea, premenstrual syndrome & menorrhagia.
Dosage/Direction for Use
1 ochreous tab daily starting on the 1st day of menstrual cycle for 21 days, then the 7 brown tab taken 1 tab once daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: May be taken w/ meals to reduce GI discomfort.
Contraindications
Liver & clotting disorders, breast & cervical cancer, sickle-cell anemia, hormone-active tumors, hyperlipidemia, severe CV disease, previous or existing thromboembolic disease, idiopathic jaundice. Not recommended in pregnant women. Lactation.
Special Precautions
DM, high BP, varicose veins, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, migraine, ophth problems, tetany.
Adverse Reactions
Headache, gastric upset, nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramps; changes in appetite, body wt & libido; breast tenderness, depressive moods, interference w/ liver functions.
Drug Interactions
May decrease efficacy w/ drugs for infection (eg, ampicillin, chloramphenicol, neomycin, penicillin V, nitrofurantoin, sulfonamides, tetracycline & INH) & pain (analgesic, anti-migraine & tranquilizer) & hepatic enzyme inducers eg, antiepileptics (carbamazepine, oxcarbazepine, felbamate, topiramate, phenytoin), antifungal (griseofulvin), antidiabetic (troglitazone), musculoskeletal (phenylbutazone) & anti-TB drugs (rifampicin). May inhibit cytochrome P450 isoenzyme 3A4 w/ anti-infectives (eg, clarithromycin, erythromycin, itraconazole, ketoconazole, ritonavir) or grapefruit juice. Increased risk of cholestatic jaundice w/ troleandomycin.
MIMS Class
Oestrogens, Progesterones & Related Synthetic Drugs / Oral Contraceptives
ATC Classification
G03AA07 - levonorgestrel and ethinylestradiol ; Belongs to the class of progestogens and estrogens in fixed combinations. Used as systemic contraceptives.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Trust Pill tab
Packing/Price
28's (P55/pack)
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