Introduction to Duphaston 10mg Tablet
Duphaston 10mg Tablet treats female infertility, relieves various menstrual problems like heavy unusual menstrual bleeding or pain as well as irregular periods, Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) and endometriosis. It also restores normal menstrual cycles in case periods have stopped before reaching menopause.
Duphaston 10mg Tablet will be prescribed to you depending on the condition you are being treated for. Do not self-medicate. The dose and duration of the treatment will be decided by your doctor after some investigations like blood tests, ultrasonography, etc. Always take the medicine at the same time every day to avoid missing a dose. Swallow it whole, without breaking or chewing, preferably with a glass of water. Continue taking it for the duration advised by your doctor to get the most benefits.
However, Duphaston 10mg Tablet has some side effects like headache, nausea, and breast pain. It may also cause bleeding or spotting in between menstrual periods. Do not worry or panic. Ask your doctor about how to deal with these and what you can do to prevent them. If they still do not get better or worsen, consult your doctor on a further course of action.
You should always discuss any previous medical history like diabetes, depression, heart or liver disease, with the doctor before starting treatment with Duphaston 10mg Tablet. Also, if you have been taking any other medicines regularly, make sure to notify your doctor about them too. This is because certain medicines may interfere with the working of Duphaston 10mg Tablet or make it less effective. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should not take this medicine without discussing it with a doctor. For any other doubts, do not hesitate to approach your doctor.
Uses of Duphaston 10 Tablet
- Treatment of Female infertility
- Treatment of Pain during menstruation
- Treatment of Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
- Treatment of Endometriosis
How to Use Duphaston Tablet
How Duphaston Tablet Works
Side Effects of Duphaston Tablet
Common Side Effects
- Breast pain
- Menstrual disorder
- Breast tenderness
Use of Duphaston 10mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What Duphaston 10mg Tablet is used for?
Ans. Duphaston 10mg Tablet is a hormonal therapy used to treat progesterone deficiency states. It can relieve menstrual pain and can treat symptoms of endometriosis and premenstrual syndrome. It can also be used to treat infertility problems and irregular periods in women. It can be used in postmenopausal women to treat signs of menopause when used in combination with estrogens.
2. How to take Duphaston 10mg Tablet?
Ans. Take Duphaston 10mg Tablet as advised by your physician. Swallow Duphaston 10mg Tablet with a glass of water and do not chew or crush the medicine. Try to take Duphaston 10mg at the same time each day. It can be taken with or without food. Do not miss any dose of Duphaston 10mg Tablet in between the therapy, as it may reduce its effectiveness
3. What are the side effects of Duphaston 10mg Tablet?
Ans. The most common side effects of taking Duphaston 10mg Tablet are severe headache, nausea, breast pain or tenderness and painful, heavy, or irregular periods. Consult your doctor if any of these side effect worsens. Also, inform your doctor if you experience any changes in your breast such as breast pain, tenderness, discharge from the nipple, or lump growth in the breasts, heavy menstrual bleeding, pain, swelling, redness of the legs, sudden chest pain or difficulty in breathing after taking Duphaston 10mg.
4. Can I stop taking Duphaston 10mg Tablet once my symptoms subside?
Ans. No. Do not stop taking Duphaston 10mg unless your doctor advises you to stop, because sudden termination of Duphaston 10mg will not provide an expected result. Continue to take Duphaston 10mg as advised by your doctor to achieve maximum benefits.