Depo-M

Depo-M

medroxyprogesterone

Manufacturer:

Vesco Pharma

Distributor:

Vesco Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Medroxyprogesterone acetate
Indications/Uses
Endometriosis, dysfunctional uterine bleeding. Contraceptive.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Contraception 150 mg IM every 3 mth. Endometriosis 50 mg wkly or 100 mg every 2 wk.
Contraindications
Undiagnosed vag bleeding, pregnancy, history of thromboembolic disorders, history of herpes during pregnancy, pruritus or idiopathic jaundice, severe liver impairment, hormone-dependent neoplasms, Dubin-Johnson & Rotor syndromes.
Special Precautions
Migraine, epilepsy, asthma, CV, renal dysfunction, depression, DM.
Adverse Reactions
Skin rash, urticaria, hair changes, GI upset, breast tenderness, cycle disturbances, wt gain, edema, headache.
ATC Classification
G03AC06 - medroxyprogesterone ; Belongs to the class of progestogens. Used as systemic contraceptives.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Depo-M powd for inj 50 mg/mL
Packing/Price
3 mL x 1's
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