Depo-Progesta

Depo-Progesta

medroxyprogesterone

Manufacturer:

General Drugs House

Distributor:

General Drugs House
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Medroxyprogesterone acetate
Indications/Uses
Listed in Dosage.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Contraception 150 mg 3 mthly. Endometriosis 50 mg wkly or 100 mg 2 wkly.
Contraindications
Undiagnosed vag bleeding, pregnancy; history of thromboembolic disorders; history during pregnancy of herpes, 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
Allergic skin rashes, urticaria, hair changes; GI upsets; 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-Progesta inj 50 mg/mL
Packing/Price
3 mL x 1's
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