Minny/Minny 28

Minny/Minny 28

desogestrel + ethinylestradiol

Manufacturer:

Biolab

Distributor:

Biopharm
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Minny tab Desogestrel 150 mcg, ethinylestradiol 20 mcg, Minny 28 tab 21 Minny tab plus 7 placebo tab
Indications/Uses
OC.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Minny 1 tab daily for 21 days, starting on 1st day of menstruation followed by 7 tab-free days. Minny 28 1 tab daily for 28 consecutive days starting on 1st day of menstruation.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Thrombophlebitis, thromboembolic disorders, history of deep vein thrombophlebitis, cerebral vascular disease, MI, coronary artery disease, breast & endometrium carcinoma, estrogen-dependent neoplasia, hepatic adenomas/carcinomas, undiagnosed abnormal genital bleeding, cholestatic jaundice of pregnancy/jaundice w/ prior pill use, acute liver disease, uncontrolled HTN, DM w/ vascular complications. Pregnancy.
Special Precautions
Age, smoking, obesity, HTN, hypercholesterolemia, diabetes, elevated BP.
Drug Interactions
Anticoagulants; TCAs, β-blockers, caffeine, corticosteroids, theophyllines; benzodiazepines; penicillins, tetracyclines, griseofulvin; barbiturates, carbamazepine, hydantoins, phenytoin, rifamycins, St. John's wort.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
G03AA09 - desogestrel and ethinylestradiol ; Belongs to the class of progestogens and estrogens in fixed combinations. Used as systemic contraceptives.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Minny 28 tab
Packing/Price
28's
Form
Minny tab
Packing/Price
21's
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