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      PREMARIN 28S 0.625MG TAB

      Country of origin: INDIA

      1 Units/pack

      MRP 1038.25

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      PREMARIN 28S 0.625MG TAB

      Premarin 0.625MG 28S tablet
      Uses and Benefits

      Uses and Benefits

      Premarin 0.625MG 28S tablet is an Estrogen derivative that is used to relieve symptoms occurring after menopause and prevent osteoporosis. Following menopause, the body produces less of estrogen hormone, resulting in the loss of bone density leading to osteoporosis (where the bones become weak and brittle). This medicine helps in relieving symptoms like vaginal dryness, irritation, mood swings and hot flushes in postmenopausal women and prevents the bones from becoming porous and fragile by increasing bone density. However, the uses mentioned here are not comprehensive, there may be other conditions for which the medication may be used upon your doctor’s discretion.

      Composition

      Composition

      The active ingredient of Premarin 0.625MG tablet is Conjugated oestrogens (0.625MG)

      Mechanism of Action of Drugs

      Mechanism of Action of Drugs

      Conjugated oestrogens work by replacing or replenishing the hormone oestrogen that is normally produces in the body. It restores the decreased levels of oestrogen which helps reduce distressing symptoms of menopause and prevents the bones from becoming porous and fragile (osteoporosis) by increasing bone density.

      Contraindications and Cautions

      Contraindications and Caution

      Patients with following conditions are suggested to seek advice from their healthcare professionals before taking Premarin 0.625MG tablet:

      • Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients used in the tablet
      • Oestrogen dependant tumours
      • Undiagnosed genital bleeding
      • Thrombolytic disorders
      • Hepatic impairment
      • Porphyria
      • Pregnancy and lactation
      • Coadministration with oestrogen used for prevention of endometrial hyperplasia
      • Caution:
      • Diabetes mellitus
      • Epilepsy
      • Asthma
      • Hypertension
      • Severe hypocalcaemia
      • Hereditary angioedema
      • Cholestatic jaundice
      • Vaginal infection
      • Renal impairment
      • Children
      Side Effects

      Side and Adverse Effects

      The following side effects may or may not occur during the usage of Premarin 0.625MG tablet. When taken in the recommended dosage guidelines, the medicine is well tolerated. You may experience one or more of the following common side effects:

      • Breast pain and tenderness
      • Bloating
      • Nausea
      • Vomiting
      • Hair loss
      • Weight gain
      • Excessive vaginal bleeding
      • Headache
      • Vaginal inflammation
      • Changes in the texture of breast skin and nipples
      • Menstrual disorders
      • Abdominal pain
      How to Use

      How to Use

      Take Premarin 0.625MG tablet as instructed by your doctor. Swallow the tablet whole with water, immediately after opening it from the strip. Do not break or crush or chew the tablet.
      Avoid missing or forgetting the dose. If you do, take it as soon as you remember; but if it’s almost time for your next dose, skip it and take it according to your normal schedule. Don’t swallow two doses at the same time which is dangerous to your health.
      This tablet can be taken with or without food. If significant avoid stomach upset occurs, it could be taken with food. Take the tablet at the same time every day as it helps to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the body. This medicine is usually taken once a day.
      Do not change the dose or stop taking the medicine before completion of the course or without consulting your doctor. Continue to use this drug until completion of the maximum amount suggested.

      Overdosage

      Avoid taking more than the recommended dosage. In case of accidental overdose, promptly seek medical advice. Depending on the dosage of Premarin 0.625MG tablet, symptoms vary in individuals, you may experience one or more of the following symptoms:

      • Nausea
      • Oedema
      • Vomiting
      • Bloating
      • Breast pain or tenderness
      • Abdominal pain
      • Vaginal bleeding
      • Ovarian cancer
      Warnings and Precautions

      Warnings and Precautions

      Take Premarin 0.625MG tablet only on the advice of medical practitioner. Dosage adjustments or complete avoidance of the medication may be required in the following conditions:

      Kidney:

      Caution is advised among people with kidney problems. Adjustments of dose of the medicine may be needed. Regular monitoring of kidney function tests is recommended while taking this tablet. If you have any renal problems, it is highly recommended that you consult doctor before the consumption of this medicine.

      Liver:

      Extreme caution is advised among people with liver problems. Dose adjustments of the tablet may be needed. If you have any hepatic problems, it is highly recommended that you consult doctor before the consumption of this medicine. However, use of this tablet is not suggested in patients with moderate to severe liver diseases.

      Pregnancy:

      Use of this tablet is risky during pregnancy as it is known to cause harm to the fetus. However, in some life-threatening situations, doctors may rarely prescribe if the benefits are more than the potential risks. It is recommended that you consult your doctor before consuming this medicine.

      Lactation:

      The medicine is unsafe to use for nursing mothers. Limited human data suggests that the medication may pass into the breastmilk and harm the infant. Consult your doctor immediately if the baby shows signs of increased sleepiness, breathing problems or difficulty in breast feeding.

      Alcohol:

      Interaction of alcohol with this tablet is unknown. Any symptoms of abnormal reactions after taking the medicine should be reported to your doctor immediately. If you consume alcohol on regular basis, relevant dose adjustments of the medicine may be necessary depending on your clinical condition.

      Driving:

      This medicine does not cause drowsiness or dizziness. If you notice any abnormal reactions after taking the medicine, do not drive, operate heavy machinery or involve in any works which may demand your attention or physical strength.

      Food:

      Grape fruit juice and caffeine should be avoided.

      Drug Interactions:

      Inform your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines which includes over-the-counter drugs, herbal tonics, supplements and medicines that you buy without a prescription. Alert your doctor if you are taking Premarin 0.625MG tablet with diltiazem, itraconazole, ketoconazole, ritonavir, rifampicin, efavirenz, nevirapine, carbamazepine, phenobarbital, efavirenz, phenytoin, folic acid.

      Precautions
      • Do not use this medicine past the expiry date
      • Store at room temperature (20-30 degree Celsius)
      • Keep the medicine out of reach of children.
      FDA Pregnancy Category

      FDA Pregnancy Category

      Category X: Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.


      Drug Composition information
      Therapeutic Classification

      Oestrogens & Progesterones & Related Synthetic Drugs


      Frequently Asked Questions

      Frequently Asked Questions
      Q1. What is the use of the Premarin 0.625MG 28S tablet?

      This tablet is an Estrogen derivative that is used to relieve symptoms occurring after menopause and prevent osteoporosis. Following menopause, the body produces less of estrogen hormone, resulting in the loss of bone density leading to osteoporosis (where the bones become weak and brittle). This medicine helps in relieving symptoms like vaginal dryness, irritation, mood swings and hot flushes in postmenopausal women and prevents the bones from becoming porous and fragile by increasing bone density.

      Q2. What are the side effects of the Premarin 0.625MG tablet?

      The medicine is well tolerated when taken in prescribed dosage guidelines. Most common side effects are breast pain and tenderness, bloating, nausea, hair loss, abdominal pain, weight gain, vomiting, excessive vaginal bleeding, changes in the texture of breast skin and nipples, headache, menstrual disorders.

      Q3. Should we take Premarin 0.625MG tablet with food or without food?

      The tablet can be taken with or without food. If significant stomach upset occurs, you could take it with food.

      Q4. What are the precautions to be followed while taking the Premarin 0.625MG tablet?

      If you ever had impaired kidney function, severe liver impairment or heart disease, let your doctor know before taking this medicine. Inform your doctor about all the medicines you take to ensure that you are healthy. This medicine is contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients used in the tablet, oestrogen dependant tumours, undiagnosed genital bleeding, thrombolytic disorders, hepatic impairment, porphyria, pregnancy and lactation, coadministration with oestrogen used for prevention of endometrial hyperplasia. Caution is advised among patients with diabetes mellitus, epilepsy, asthma, hypertension, severe hypocalcaemia, hereditary angioedema, cholestatic jaundice, vaginal infection, renal impairment, children.

      Q5. Does Premarin 0.625MG tablet make you sleepy?

      This medicine does not cause drowsiness or dizziness. If you notice any abnormal reactions after taking the medicine, do not drive, operate heavy machinery or involve in any works which may demand your attention or physical strength.

      Q6. Is Premarin 0.625MG tablet harmful? What does an overdose of Premarin 0.625MG tablet lead to?

      The tablet is usually well tolerated when taken in the recommended dosage guidelines. Over dose of the medicine may lead to nausea, oedema, vomiting, bloating, breast pain or tenderness, abdominal pain, vaginal bleeding, ovarian cancer.

      Q7. Can I take Premarin 0.625MG tablet during pregnancy?

      Use of this medicine is risky during pregnancy as it is known to cause harm to the fetus. However, in some life-threatening situations, doctors may rarely prescribe if the benefits are more than the potential risks. It is recommended that you consult your doctor before consuming this medicine.

      Q8. Can Premarin 0.625MG tablet be taken without a doctor’s prescription?

      No, do not take the medicine without doctor’s prescription.

      Q9. Is it okay to drink alcohol while I am on the Premarin 0.625MG tablet?

      Interaction of alcohol with this tablet is unknown. Any symptoms of abnormal reactions after taking the medicine should be reported to your doctor immediately. If you consume alcohol on regular basis, relevant dose adjustments of the medicine may be necessary depending on your clinical condition.

      Q10. How to store Premarin 0.625MG tablet?

      Store the medicine at room temperature (20-30 degree Celsius) in a cool and dry place. Keep the tablet according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Store the medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed.

      Q11. If I have trouble swallowing Premarin 0.625MG tablet, can I mix it in water and drink it?

      This tablet is designed to be swallowed with water. If you take them in a way they weren’t intended to be used, you could experience an overdose if the active constituent enters the blood stream too quickly. Alternatively, if it enters your body too slowly, it may never achieve a high enough concentration to be completely functional.

      Q12. Can we give Premarin 0.625MG tablet to children?

      This tablet is not recommended for children below 18 years of age since the safety and efficacy of use are not clinically established.

      Q13. By when should I start seeing the results of the Premarin 0.625MG tablet?

      The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action in the body is 14-30 days of administration.

      Q14. How long does the effect of Premarin 0.625MG tablet last?

      The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is for about 7-12 days.

      Q15. Can we take Premarin 0.625MG tablet daily? If yes, how many tablets can we take everyday?

      Medicines should always be taken under medical supervision. Take the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor: for dosage and duration. Most recommended dose is one tablet a day.

      Q16. For how many days should I take the Premarin 0.625MG tablet?

      The number of days that any medicine must be taken varies from patient to patient; and case to case. So always stick to your doctor’s suggestion about how many days to take this medicine.

      Q17. When should I take Premarin 0.625MG tablet?

      Use the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor for the dosage and duration.

      Note: All of the above information is for reference purpose only. It is always recommended that you consult a medical professional.

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